Comment: Top Articles And News For August 2019



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Article: Move over Regs, the EB-5 Bill is Alive and Kicking! By Mona Shah, Esq.

Blogging: IER Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against McDonald’s Restaurants By Bruce Buchanan

Blogging: Asylum for People With Serious Medical Conditions By Jason Dzubow

Blogging: Trump's policies that Jewish studies professor says "deliberately inflict suffering" on immigrants revive fascist history; lead to "slow motion coup". Congress investigates DHS detention abuses By Roger Algase

Blogging: Trump-Miller's anti-immigrant bigotry can be resisted: Palestinian student sent back after alleged CBP interrogation about religion, social media friends, begins classes at Harvard By Roger Algase

News: DHS published Registration Fee Requirement for Petitioners Seeking To File H-1B Petitions on Behalf of Cap Subject Aliens

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Current Videos:

· ILW EB5 Roundtable assembled by noted immigration attorney, EB5 guru, Angelo Paparelli: ILW EB5 Roundtable – New Reg Analyzed

· Highlight moments of ILW EB5 Expos: ILW H1B to EB5 Expos – US Westcoast

· Overview of the new EB5 Reg: The EB5 New Regulation is Coming

· Will there be a Grace Period and How long will it be: The "Grace Period" in the EB5 New Reg

· Quick summary of what is Expected in New Regulation: Highlights of EB5 New Regulation

· (Hindi) Quick summary of what is Expected in New Regulation: (Hindi) Highlights of EB5 New Reg

· (Gujarati) Quick summary of what is Expected in New Regulation: (Gujarati) Highlights of EB5 New Reg

· Can Congress Rescue EB5: Can Congress Rescue EB5

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Headline: Trump Administration Diverts $3.6 Billion From Military Projects To Border Wall Click here
Headline: Trump's new citizenship policy creates concern among some service members at Fort Campbell Click here
Headline: Opinion: Every aspect of America’s asylum system now seems broken Click here
Headline: Koch Foods: Mississippi ICE raid search illegal. Evidence should be excluded Click here
Headline: US-El Salvador immigration agreement questioned Click here

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

GOSWAMI & ASSOCIATES Fremont, CA Office, Immigration firm has an opening for an immigration attorney to handle employment-based non-immigrant cases including H-1B, L-1, E-2, O-1, R-1, employment-based immigrant cases including EB-1, EB-2, EB-3, EB-5; asylum applications and family-based cases.

Qualifications and Skills • Must be licensed to pratice law (california preferred) • Must have excellent English writing and oral communication skills. • Secondary language skills a plus (Punjabi and Hindi preferred) • Excellent organization and computer skills required.

Experience • 2 years minimum experience in business immigration law preferred • Knowledge of H-1B, L-1, and PERM preferred • Salary negetoable based on experience • Medical and paid vacation

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Help Wanted: Immigration Associate Attorney

Harlingen, Texas Office, Immigration firm has an opening for an associate attorney in Harlingen, Texas to assist with legal research, motion preparation, and attending interviews before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. The applicant will also be required to represent clients before the Executive Office For Immigration Review and the Board of Immigration Appeals.

Qualifications and Skills Prior experience in immigration law and/or criminal law is preferred.

Benefits 401k and medical insurance is offered. Job Type: Full-time Salary: $70,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

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