Comment: Revanchist Immigration, H1B Extensions, and DACA
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Article: “Safe Third Country Threshold Screening” Lesson Plan Released By The US-CIS In Response To A Freedom Of Information Lawsuit By David L. Cleveland

Blogging: Revanchist Immigration: The Aftermath of “Buy American, Hire American” By Angelo A. Paparelli

Blogging: Will Trump Attempt To Strike Down 6+ Year H-1Bs ? By Chris Musillo

Blogging: ICE Director's Threat of Criminal Charges Against Sanctuary City Officials Undermines Democracy and Assists Trump's Authoritarian Agenda. Roger Algase

News:Three DHS Secretaries Urge Congress To Take Faster Action On DACA

Focus: The I-140 / The Degree Equivalency 2016-2017 Edition
ILW.COM is pleased to announce The I-140 / The Degree Equivalency 2016-2017 Edition, coming soon!

Contents: Basic Important Employment-Based Concepts, Basic Overview of the I-140 EBIV Process, The Scope of Agency Authority, The Job Offer, The Immigration Act of 1990,
The EB-11 Extraordinary Ability, The EB-12 Outstanding Professor and Researcher,
The EB-13 Multinational Manager and Executive, The EB-2 Advanced Degree Professional and Person of Exceptional Merit and Ability, The EB-3 Professional, Skilled Worker, And Other Worker
The I-140 Form, The Standard of Evidence, Priority Dates, Filing Multiple Petitions, Successors in Interest, Ability of Prospective Employer to Pay Wage, Portability, Revocation, Invalidation and The Section 204(c) Bar, Withdrawals and Appeals/Motions, A Checklist For Putting Together I-140s (And Some Do's And Don'ts)

For more information see here.

Headline: Sessions To Review Practice Used By Immigration Judges To Set Aside Cases Indefinitely Click here
Headline: California 'Sanctuary State' Law Leads Ice To Gear Up, Director Says Click here
Headline: Justice Dept. Investigating Alleged Clinton Foundation 'Pay For Play'; 'Bomb Cyclone' Deep Freeze Click here
Headline: Senators And Trump Inch Toward DACA Deal, But A Wall Divides Them Click here
Headline: Nevada Family Fears Immigration Ruling Will Divide Them Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney - Bilingual Spanish
San Fernando Valley, CA - Immigration law firm has immediate opportunity for an immigration attorney to work on a wide range of cases in a diverse, full-service immigration law practice based San Fernando Valley, CA. Attorney will represent clients before immigration officers and in immigration courts including employment-based IV, NIV, family-based IV, and naturalization. Excellent legal research/writing and outstanding communication skills needed. Ideal candidate has 2-4 years of experience -exceptional, motivated candidates with less experience are also encouraged to apply. Candidate shows initiative and works independently. Spanish language a must. Great office environment and wonderful clients. Send cover letter, resume, writing sample, and salary requirement. All replies will be treated in the strictest confidence and references will not be contacted without prior approval. Please send resume to AssistantLawfirm@gmail.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal - Bilingual Spanish
San Fernando Valley, CA - Immigration law firm has immediate opportunity for experienced paralegal, with experience in family-based immigration visas and/or business visas for its law offices based in the San Fernando Valley, CA. Spanish a plus. Must have excellent organizational, written, computer, and verbal skills, and possess the ability to work with minimum supervision. We offer a friendly office environment and wonderful clients. Please e-mail cover letter, resume, and salary requirement. All replies will be treated in the strictest confidence and references will not be contacted without prior approval. Please send resume to AssistantLawfirm@gmail.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Downtown Immigration Law Firm seeks Business Immigration Attorney. Compile and analyze case facts and draft correspondence to USCIS, DOL, DOS and clients; Identify issues in cases, evaluate foreign national's eligibility and conduct legal research; Prepare, file, and monitor status of NIV and IV petitions for corporate and individual clients including PERM, H-1B, H-2B, L-1, TN, O-1/EB1, EB2/3, E-2, E-3, B-1/2, etc; Update and maintain case files via LawLogix; Give consultation and provide strategic solutions to prospective clients; Advise corporate clients regarding immigration compliance. Please send resume to lawfirm555@gmail.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Los Angeles, CA - Margaret W. Wong & Associates, A Full-Service Immigration Law Firm with Over 40 Years of Experience, seeks an immigration attorney with litigation experience for our Los Angeles office. Please send resume to wong@imwong.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Nashville, TN - Margaret W. Wong & Associates, A Full-Service Immigration Law Firm with Over 40 Years of Experience, seeks an immigration attorney for our Nashville office. We are looking for candidates who have graduated in the top 10% of their class at their law school. Please send resume to wong@imwong.com.

Letters of the Week: Roger Algase

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Washington DC - January 11 8:30am The Wall: The Real Costs of a Barrier Between the U.S. and Mexico - A conversation with Vanda Felbab-Brown and Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) Brookings Institution, Falk Auditorium For more info see: https://www.brookings.edu/events/the-wall-the-real-costs-of-a-barrier-between-the-u-s-and-mexico/.


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