Comment: Photos from Seattle H1B to EB5 Expo

ILW.COM conducted a H1B to EB5 Expo in Seattle, on December 12, 2018. See photos below.

A Regional Center presenting to the audience of investors

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Investors interacting with exhibitors during networking breaks

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The audience of investors listening to presentation

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Investors interacting with exhibitors during networking breaks

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Exhibition/speaking opportunities for February 2019 H-1B events are available. Please see below for our current H1B to EB5 Expo schedule:

Date

City

Monday, January 21, 2019

Atlanta, GA

Wednesday January 23, 2019

Seattle, WA

Friday January 25, 2019

San Jose, CA

Monday, February 4, 2019

Orlando, FL

Monday, February 6, 2019

Dallas, TX

Monday, February 8, 2019

San Francisco, CA

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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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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY – Cyrus D. Mehta & Partners PLLC, a highly regarded New York immigration law firm, seeks a well-rounded immigration attorney who will enjoy working in a broad range of immigration practice areas including H-1B, L-1, O-1, PERM, EB-1, consular processing, adjustment of status, naturalization, waivers, family petitions, and appeals. The ideal candidate must be detail oriented, capable of managing a large caseload, possess excellent writing skills and have a voracious appetite for research and scholarship. Must also be admitted to the NY bar and possess at least 2+ years of a broad range of experience in immigration law with an emphasis on business immigration. Salary commensurate with experience + benefits (health + 401k). Please email your cover letter and resume to resumes@cyrusmehta.com

Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Washington, DC - February 4, 2019 1:00-3:00 p.m. America’s Border Wars: Inside the Constitution-free Zone. Hayek Auditorium, Cato Institute 1000 Massachusetts Ave, NW Washington, DC 20001-5403 For more info see: https://www.cato.org/events/americas-border-wars-inside-constitution-free-zone


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