Comment: Diversity Lottery, Attorneys’ Manual
Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Article on 2020 Diversity Lottery Program, News on I-912 Fee Waiver Form Revision, Updated United States Attorneys’ Manual and more. Please scroll down to find the item(s) below. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to editor@ilw.com.

Article: Registration Information for 2020 Diversity Lottery Program By Bernard Wolfsdorf and Naveen Rahman Bhora

Blogging: For immigrants, there is much more at stake in the Kavanaugh conformation battle than Dr, Ford's sexual assault allegations By Roger Algase

News: USCIS Announces Proposed I-912 Fee Waiver Form Revision

News: DOJ Announces the Rollout of an Updated United States Attorneys’ Manual

Focus: H1B to EB5

    Exhibition/speaking opportunities for August and September H-1B events were fully sold out. Please see below for our October H1B to EB5 Expo schedule:
    • Newark, NJ - Monday October 8 ( 2 Seats Available )
    • Houston, TX - Wednesday October 10 ( SOLD OUT )
    • San Jose, CA - Friday October 12 ( SOLD OUT )
    • Philadelphia, PA - Monday, October 22 ( 3 Seats Available )
    • Dallas, TX - Wednesday, October 24 ( 2 Seats Available )
    • San Francisco, CA - Friday, October 26 ( SOLD OUT )

    Format:
    Half Day Event for Indian H-1Bs considering EB-5 Option (Speaking Opportunity included) Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.
    Special Note for Attorneys: This event will feature two immigration attorney panels solely on immigration law matters. The only way an immigration attorney can participate and speak at this event is if they are nominated by an issuer who is exhibiting at the event (there is no fee charged to immigration attorneys).

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    Headline: Visa Crackdown Boosts Job Market for Immigration Lawyers Click here
    Headline: US House Approves Measure Against Non-Citizen Voting Click here
    Headline: Don’t forget immigrant children still locked up Click here

    Headline: Trump's 'public charge' rule for immigrants attacks a problem that doesn't exist Click here
    Headline: HHS Plans to Strip Vital Programs of Funding to Hold More Immigrant Children in Custody Click here

    Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
    Reputable & fast-paced New Orleans law firm seeks FT, Spanish speaking Immigration Attorney to join our team. The firm offers a competitive package including paid holidays, paid vacation, and a retirement fund. Responsibilities include: Providing legal expertise for matters such as visa applications, green cards, citizenship and naturalization, deportation issues, and employment for non-citizens. Experience would include immigration trials, individual hearings for asylum, waiver experience, and cancellation of removal hearings. Ideally candidate will have 2+ years of Immigration experience, and can work with little supervision. Candidate must be fully bi-lingual and able to read, write, and speak in Spanish. Please do not apply if you do not speak fluent Spanish. http://www.silvalawfirm.net/ to learn more about who we are.

    Help Wanted: Immigration Associate
    New Jersey, NJ - Greenspoon Marder is a national full-service business law firm practicing in more than 60 areas of law. With over twelve locations across Florida and offices in Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Nashville, New York, Phoenix, Portland and San Diego, our firm was founded with the goal of becoming big enough to handle large and complex cases while remaining small enough to offer each client focused, personal attention. Our national footprint, combined with our diverse practice group base, provides our clients with direct access to experienced attorneys working across virtually all practice areas. Job description: Greenspoon Marder is seeking an Immigration Associate for our New Jersey office. Our client base consists of international corporations to small business startups with focus on Tech, Marketing and Design to individuals seeking representation in family-based immigration or naturalization. Qualified applicants should have 2-4 years’ experience in all business-related immigration with significant knowledge of H-1Bs, Perms, L-1s and other immigrant and non-immigrant visa petitions. Qualified applicants should have excellent client service skills, advanced writing and analytical skills, great case management skills and well-developed organizational skills. To apply, please visit our careers page at http://www.gmlaw.com/careers

    Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
    Washington, DC - Small Washington, DC immigration law firm (Lichtman & Rosenblum, PLLC) seeks to hire a recent law graduate or attorney with up to three years of immigration experience for an Associate Attorney position. Solid academic record, demonstrated interest in immigration, excellent writing skills, and attention to detail are required. To apply, send cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school transcript to ELichtman@LRimmlaw.com with “Associate Attorney Position” in the subject line.

    Help Wanted: The 4 th Diversity in Action International Career Fair
    Los Angeles, CA - The 4 th Diversity in Action International Career Fair will be hold in Radisson Hotel Los Angeles Midtown at University of Southern California. Date: November 8, 2018 (Thurs.) 10:00 am–2:00 pm. Why International Career Fair? Hire Tech talent with hard to find skills such as UX, programming, STEM, engineering, etc.; Business and MBA graduates for marketing, management, and sales roles; Bilingual talent with international expertise (especially Mandarin & Cantonese); Show your company's support of diversity. ILW readers save $100 with the coupon code NCD100. ILW readers save $100 with the coupon code NCD100. Go to https://icf2018fall.eventbrite.comto reserve your space today! Contact Angela for registration questions: angela.efros@hgplus.com | 626-342-1078

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