Comment: EB5 Visa,Asylum Decisions, H-1B Visa Program
Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Article on EB5 Visa,Asylum Decisions, H-1B Visa Program and more. Please scroll down to find the item(s) below. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to editor@ilw.com.

Article: The Latest Crisis For Eb-5: Visa Backlogs Extend To More Countries By Mona Shah, Esq.

Article: America looks for better legal ways keep migrants out. Will the migrants care? By Jonathan Montag

Blogging: Asylum Decisions and Denials Jump in 2018 By Matthew Kolken

Blogging: City of Baltimore Lawsuit challenges Trump's abuse of power in expanding public charge grounds to deny visas to minority immigrants By Roger Algase

News: DHS Proposes Merit-Based Rule for More Effective and Efficient H-1B Visa Program

Focus: PERM Illuminated - Hot Off the Presses
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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Headline: Mass Immigration Creates Problems For the Left. Tighter Borders Can’t Be the Solution Click here
Headline: Steve King's 'racist' immigration talk prompts calls for congressional censure amid border wall fight with Trump Click here
Headline: Feds deport undocumented immigrant whose church supporters went to jail to protect him Click here
Headline: Report: The overall number of undocumented immigrants in the US is decreasing Click here
Headline: The Latest: Immigrant’s supporters end courthouse protest Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP is a New York City-based, mid-sized, entrepreneurial law firm focused on effectively and efficiently representing national and international middle-market and larger business clients with high-quality personalized service. With 19 practice areas, the strength of the firm lies not only in its experienced attorneys and congenial atmosphere, but also in its full-service approach to law. TKD is seeking an Immigration Paralegal who able to assistance with case processing, prepare support letters and Firm correspondence, opening and maintaining files, entering data into databases, preparing invoices and checks, sending questionnaires and extracting data from questionnaires to: Review and prepare nonimmigrant petitions and applications, including H-1B, H-3, L-1, O-1, E-1, E-2, E-3, and TN visas; Prepare immigrant petitions, including extraordinary ability, multinational manager/executive and National Interest Waivers; Review and prepare family-based immigrant petitions to be submitted to the USCIS; Review and prepare Naturalization applications for Naturalization interviews at USCIS; Assist clients and dependents with nonimmigrant and immigrant consular processing; Maintain PERM Audit Files, including advertising coordination and preparation of ETA9089 applications; Responsible for Tracker data input and maintaining notifications for expiration and eligibility dates Please apply at: https://theapplicantmanager.com/jobs?pos=tk128

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Ogletree Deakins has multiple opportunities for experienced immigration attorneys to join the growing Raleigh, NC team and assume a major role in our expanding business immigration practice. Ogletree has one of the largest Business Immigration practices in the US and our Raleigh office is home to the firm's managing shareholder and houses our largest team of innovative immigration experts. Relocation assistance may be available, depending on experience. Requirements: Juris Doctor. Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing. During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice. Two or more years of business immigration experience. Extensive experience with PERM applications, H-1B, L-1, TN and E visas. Excellent writing, organizational and research skills. Candidates must possess experience in a fast-paced, high-volume business immigration work environment. To apply, follow the link: https://ogletree.com/careers/business-immigration-associate-raleigh-nc

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