Comment: Happy 19th Birthday!

Today's issue marks 19 completed years of Immigration Daily's continuous daily publication. We thank everyone who has been instrumental over the years in helping us reach this milestone and hope you continue to support us as we commence our 20th year. We look forward to serving the immigration law community for many many years to come.

India EB5 Expo

May 16-24, 2019 — 5 cities

  • India is the #1 EB-5 Country, larger than the rest of the world combined, including China
  • India is currently the world's fastest growing major economy - faster than China – and will keep outpacing China for years to come
  • The number of new millionaires created each year in India is more than China - this has been true for the last several years

Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards

Mumbai — May 16,2019
Delhi — May 18,2019
Chennai — May 20,2019
Bengaluru — May 22,2019
Hyderabad — May 24,2019

Price:
EB-5 Issuers ONLY*
Limited to Four Issuers ONLY -- 5th issuer will not be accepted. Reserve your Spot Now!

Mumbai + Delhi ( Major Metros ) — $10,999+$999* = $11,998
Chennai + Bengaluru + Hyderabad (South India) — $15,999+$999* = $16,998
Mumbai + Delhi + Chennai + Bengaluru + Hyderabad (All 5) — $25,999+$1,999* = $27,998

*Special Note for Attorneys: The only way an immigration attorney can participate and speak at this event is if they are nominated by an issuer exhibiting. Not only is there no fee charged to immigration attorneys, ILW will pay the attorney nominated by each issuer $999/$1,999 toward their travel expenses.

Don't Delay; Get More Info Today.

For more information, please call (212)545-0818 or email webmaster@ilw.comor click here.

Article: Trump Wants to Make These 4 Disastrous Changes to the Asylum System By Aaron Reichlin-Melnick for Immigration Impact

Blogging: OCAHO Substantially Reduces Penalty for Company By Bruce Buchanan

Blogging: Trump's latest assault on due process and fundamental human rights of asylum-seekers draws national, international condemnation and should lead to an impeachment investigation By Roger Algase

News: CRS Report on “Sanctuary” Jurisdictions: Federal, State, and Local Policies and Related Litigation

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

  • Miami, FL - Monday, April 29 ( SOLD OUT )
  • Chicago, IL - Wednesday, May 1 ( SOLD OUT )
  • Seattle, WA - Friday, May 3 ( SOLD OUT )
  • Washington D.C. - Monday, May 13 ( 3 Seats Available )
  • Detroit, MI - Wednesday, May 15 ( 2 Seats Available )
  • Dallas, TX - Friday, May 17 ( 3 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.

Headline: Trump administration has separated hundreds of children from their migrant families since 2018 Click here
Headline: Immigration activists build ‘human wall’ around Hartford ICE offices Click here
Headline: Trump slams Mass. DAs for opposing ICE arrests in state's courthouses: 'These people don't mind crime' Click here
Headline: Kushner's immigration plan has skeptics lining up on both sides Click here
Headline: New judges still have not heard immigration cases Click here

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Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Washington DC - May 22, 2019 3:00–4:30 p.m. USCIS Asylum Division Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Tomich Conference Center 111 Massachusetts Ave. NW Washington, DC 20529 For more info see: https://www.uscis.gov/outreach/asylum-division-quarterly-stakeholder-meeting-10


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