Comment: DACA Bill, Border Security
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Article: Employment-Based Sixth Preference: Is it For Real? By Joseph M. Barnett, Bernard P. Wolfsdorf, Cliff Rosenthal

Blogging: Trump Calls for DACA "Bill of Love", But Still Insists on Ending Visas Benefiting Mainly Non-European Immigrants By Roger Algase

News: DHS Acting Press Secretary Issues Statement on December Border Apprehension Numbers

Focus: PERM Illuminated
Joel Stewart has done something remarkable in the new edition of THE PERM BOOK 2017-18 Edition. He has taken the spaghetti of all the sources on PERM: legislations, rules, FAQs, cases etc. and reintegrated them into a simple and luminously logical progression of how to do PERM. In each of the chapters, he uses articles by notable practitioners and his own extensive commentary to provide deep insights on every aspect of PERM. If you are a seasoned PERM practitioner, you will appreciate the clarity of the organization seen in the table of contents below, and will discover many new insights in every chapter. For anyone relatively new to PERM, Joel Stewart serves as a trusted guide to your mastering the lay of the land of this complex area. This book belongs in the library shelf of every PERM practitioner. Get your copy now, here: http://www.ilw.com/books/THEPERMBOOK.shtm

Book includes: Chapter 1: All About the Law, Chapter 2: Parties to PERM, Chapter 3: Legal Requirements, Chapter 4: Anomalies: Special Handling or Processing, Chapter 5: Educational Degrees as Requirements, Chapter 6: Job Offers, Chapter 7: Prevailing Wage Requests, Chapter 8: All About Recruitment, Chapter 9: Consideration of Job Applicants, Chapter 10: All About Filin, Chapter 11: Post Filing Issues, Chapter 12: Approvals: Expiration, Validity, Portability & Duplicates, Chapter 13: Denials, Chapter 14: Request for Reconsideration, Chapter 15: Introduction to BALCA, Chapter 16: How to Request Review at BALCA, Chapter 17: Consideration by BALC, Chapter 18: BALCA Can Remand, Chapter 19: Disciplinary Measures, Chapter 20: DOL Organization and Updates, Acknowledgements, The PERM Book Online Library.

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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Austin, TX - Graham Adair, a leading boutique immigration law firm, is looking to hire paralegals for its Austin, TX office. The ideal candidates will have 2+ years of experience in employment based immigration. Must possess a strong background in the PERM process. Experience with H-1B, L-1, TNs, I-140s, and Adjustment of Status required. Strong communications skills and outstanding customer service. Must have strong organizational skills and be detail oriented. Ability to adhere to tight timelines and deadlines. Responsibilities include assisting attorneys in the preparation, filing and tracking of various immigration applications and petitions. Salary DOE. Resume and a letter of interest should be sent to info@grahamadair.com

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.

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
January 16, 10am - Oversight of the United States Department of Homeland Security, Senate Committee on the Judiciary. See more info here: https://www.judiciary.senate.gov/meetings/oversight-of-the-united-states-department-of-homeland-security.


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