Comment: Top Articles And News For December 2017

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Article: Call for Long Term EB-5 Reauthorization By Carolyn S. Lee

Article: Criminal Mitigation In Immigration Cases By Mark Silver

Blogging: Democrats out of order on DREAM Act. By Nolan Rappaport

Blogging: Trump's Assault on H-1B Skilled Worker Visa Shows Hypocrisy of His Support for "Merit-Based" RAISE Act By Roger Algase

News: DHS Announces Decision To Terminate TPS For El Salvador

News: CBP Reminds Travelers of Time Remaining in the US with Expanded I-94 Website Feature and Email Notifications

Focus: The Physician Immigration Book
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Contributors: Articles by Ana Acosta, Mary Amundson, Robert Aronson, Lisa Atkins, Therese Bart, Janice Bianco, Ingrid Brey, Brian Bruner, Elise Bruner, Jacqueline Bucar, Lisa Claypool, Kristi Crawford, Karen Dean, Alex Dgebuadze, Robert Divine, Goldie Domingue, Maria Fritzinger Elias, Eleanor Fitzpatrick, Roberta Freedman, Kristen Harris, Wendy Hess, Dayna Kelly, Khorzad Mehta, Jennifer Minear, Bruce Morrison, George Newman, Elizabeth Neuwirth, Karen Pollins, Ana Pottratz Acosta, Jennell Prentice, Elizabeth Quinn, Michelle Scimecca, Suzanne Seltzer, Carl Shusterman, Greg Siskind, Rita Sostrin, Tim Skinner, Sarah Peterson Strensrud, Margaret Stock, Hamel Vyas, Tracy Wallowicz, David Ware, Nathan Waxman, Andrew Wizner and Robert Whitehill

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Headline: Immigration Court Backlog Surging Click here
Headline: With DC Distracted, Immigration Debate Reaches Critical Point Click here
Headline: Immigration Reform: An Army Recruitment Opportunity Click here
Headline: Immigration Impasse Draws Democrats, Trump Closer To Shutdown Showdown Click here
Headline: New DHS Secretary Faces First Immigration Litmus Test Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
San Fernando Valley, CA - Immigration law firm has immediate opportunity for an bilingual (Spanish) 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
San Fernando Valley, CA - Immigration law firm has immediate opportunity for experienced bilingual (Spanish) 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.

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Cleveland, OH – Margaret W. Wong & Associates, A Full-Service Immigration Law Firm with Over 80 Years of Experience, seeks an immigration paralegal / legal administrator for our Cleveland office. Fluency in Spanish preferred. Please send resume to wong@imwong.com.

Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Washington, DC - February 6, 2-4pm USCIS Asylum Division Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting For more info see: https://www.uscis.gov/outreach/asylum-division-quarterly-stakeholder-meeting-11.


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