Comment: H-1B, I-140
Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Article on Expert Opinion Letters Recommended to Prevent I-140 Issues with Visa Adjudication, News on DOL Annual Adjustment of Inflation Penalties for 2019 and more. Please scroll down to find the item(s) below. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to editor@ilw.com.

Article: ABC's of H-1Bs (Part 3 of 8): What H-1B Employers Need to Know about the LCA to Avoid Potential DOL Compliance Pitfalls By Michael Phulwani, Esq., David Nachman, Esq. and Ludka Zimovcak, Esq.

Article: Expert Opinion Letters Recommended to Prevent I-140 Issues with Visa Adjudication By Sheila Danzig

Blogging: You Can Now Check Your Asylum Case Status Online! By Jason Dzubow

Blogging: Immigration Compliance - Don't Forget about the IER By Bruce Buchanan

News: DOL Annual Adjustment of Inflation Penalties for 2019

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

  • Atlanta, GA - Monday, January 21 ( Completed )
  • Seattle, WA - Wednesday, January 23 ( Completed )
  • San Jose, CA - Friday, January 25 ( 1 Seat Available )
  • Orlando, FL - Monday, February 4 ( 4 Seats Available )
  • Dallas, TX - Wednesday, February 6 ( 3 Seats Available )
  • San Francisco - Friday, February 8 ( 2 Seats Available )

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).

EB-5 Issuers only - $3,999 per city for H-1B Event
(Inquire about Discounts and also about Platinum Level)

For more info please call (212)545-0818 or email webmaster@ilw.com or click here.

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Headline: Dream Act Is Approved in N.Y. to Aid Undocumented Students, in Rebuke to Trump Click here
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Headline: Immigration lawyers decry Trump, GOP bill to reopen government Click here

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