Comment: Physician Immigration Law Institute Event
ILW is proud to be the media sponsor of Physician Immigration Law Institute: Advanced Issues for J-1 Physician Employers and Practitioners -- Presented by the International Medical Graduate Task Force. Washington DC - December 4-5, 2016. It features an exciting and informative program on the most advanced J-1 Physician topics facing our hospital, foreign-trained physician and Academic Medical Center clients. New components this year include interactive roundtables featuring field experts, networking opportunities, and concurrent sessions offering topic choices for both experienced and new practitioners. All sessions will be led by Leading experts, government officials, and your colleagues at IMG Taskforce, AILA and NAFSA. Bill Rabung, Director, Division of Permanent Operations at Department of Labor will be on the PERM panel Monday. For more info and to Register see here. Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Focus: The I-140 / The Degree Equivalency 2016-2017 Edition
ILW.COM is pleased to announce The I-140 / The Degree Equivalency 2016-2017 Edition, coming soon!
Contents: Basic Important Employment-Based Concepts, Basic Overview of the I-140 EBIV Process, The Scope of Agency Authority, The Job Offer, The Immigration Act of 1990,
The EB-11 Extraordinary Ability, The EB-12 Outstanding Professor and Researcher,
The EB-13 Multinational Manager and Executive, The EB-2 Advanced Degree Professional and Person of Exceptional Merit and Ability, The EB-3 Professional, Skilled Worker, And Other Worker
The I-140 Form, The Standard of Evidence, Priority Dates, Filing Multiple Petitions, Successors in Interest, Ability of Prospective Employer to Pay Wage, Portability, Revocation, Invalidation and The Section 204(c) Bar, Withdrawals and Appeals/Motions, A Checklist For Putting Together I-140s (And Some Do's And Don'ts)
For more information see here.
Headline: New York City Ramps Up Immigrant Outreach
Headline: The hopes and lies driving migrant children to the US Click here
Headline: Center for New Cincinnatians gathers resources to help immigrants assimilate into the Queen City Click here
Headline: Countering immigration myths and falsehoods Click here
Headline: For Helping Immigrants, Chobani's Founder Draws Threats Click here
Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Arlington, VA - The U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants is seeking a full-time, Direct Representation Attorney in our Arlington, Virginia office. Duties and Responsibilities: Conduct immigration legal consultations to screen potential clients for immigration relief; Represent clients before state court, USCIS, EOIR, and BIA in a variety of immigration matters including: Asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T-visa, U-visa, VAWA, Family reunification petitions, Adjustment of status, Naturalization, and Work authorization; Assist with training and supervision of volunteers, including interns and pro bono attorneys; Conduct outreach, lead trainings, and participate in networking activities; Make appropriate referrals to other service providers and relevant community partners;Other duties as assigned. Requirements: At least 2 years of experience in direct representation of clients in immigration proceedings; Family law experience a plus; Current bar membership in good standing to practice in DC, Maryland, or Virginia (Maryland and/or Virginia barred preferred); Experience working with immigrants, low-income communities, children, survivors of domestic violence, survivors or sexual assault, or other gender-based violence; Good communication skills, flexibility, and good humor highly desirable; Fluent in Spanish; Excellent professional judgement; Ability to hit the ground working, multi-task, and work independently. To apply and for more information please visit here.
Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Arlington, VA - The U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants is seeking a full-time, Legal Assistant in our Arlington, Virginia office. Duties and Responsibilities: Provide administrative support to Legal Services Program staff; Assist Staff Attorneys with the referral and intake process for individuals seeking immigration benefits; Assist with pro bono attorney recruitment by conducting initial informational calls with interested pro bono attorney volunteers; Assist Staff Attorneys in preparing clients for filings before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Executive Office for Immigration Review; "Make appropriate referrals to other service providers and relevant community partners; Assist with the supervision and training of interns; Other duties as assigned. Requirements: Bachelor's degree, or the appropriate combination of education and experience; Minimum of 2 years of experience providing administrative support required; Experience working with immigrants, low-income communities, children, survivors of domestic violence, survivors or sexual assault, or other gender-based violence; Good communication skills, flexibility, and good humor highly desirable; Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and competing priorities; Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel, Word, and Power Point; Fluent in Spanish; Excellent professional judgement. To apply and for more information please visit here.
Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Troy, MI - A boutique mid-sized professional services firm is seeking an Immigration Attorney with employment based experience. The firm provides delivery of global, business-based immigration services, servicing clients in a number of industries and for virtually every country in the world. Their clients are mid- to large-tiered corporations, providing them with a single source solution for work and residence permits, visas, and customized immigration analyses. Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience with Hs, Ls, PERMs, and E visas. Experience should include consular processing, efficient case handling and client management, and great analytical and writing skills. Please send your resume to email@example.com.
Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Troy, MI - A boutique mid-sized professional services firm is seeking an Immigration Paralegal with employment based experience. The firm provides delivery of global, business-based immigration services, servicing clients in a number of industries and for virtually every country in the world. Their clients are mid- to large-tiered corporations, providing them with a single source solution for work and residence permits, visas, and customized immigration analyses. Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience in providing support in preparing and filing of petitions and applications with federal government agencies. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, preparing and drafting routine correspondence and memoranda, researching immigration law and procedures, and case management. Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Foreign Credential Evaluations
Why do the largest law firms, corporations, universities in the U.S. choose AETS for their foreign credential evaluations? As the nation's leader in foreign credential evaluations and translations, American Evaluation & Translation Service, Inc. (AETS) provides the most competitive rates in the industry - $75 educational evaluations using Aacrao EDGE, as well as $300 "expert opinion" work experience and position evaluations completed by PhD university professors who have the authority to grant college level credit for work experience and/or training. AETS offers a variety of turn-around times, including same-day service for educational, work experience, and position evaluations. For a list of rates and times, see here: http://www.aetsinternational.com/AETS.Credential.Evaluation.Application.2013.pdf AETS also provides certified translations in 100+ languages, with translators that are specialists in 80+ fields. Please contact AETS anytime at (786)276-8190, visit http://www.aetsinternational.com email email@example.com. New customers to AETS will receive a 25% discount on their first Educational Evaluation request - just mention Promotion Code: AETS.ILW.25 to avail of this discount.
ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
The Council for Global Immigration (CFGI) is seeking submissions of workshop session proposals for our annual Symposium to be held June 12-14, 2017 in Crystal City, VA. This is your opportunity to reach approximately 300 immigration professionals from the world's leading corporations, universities, research institutions, and law firms that attend our Symposium each year. Our annual symposium is the leading educational and networking event for in-house immigration professionals, featuring plenary sessions with remarks from numerous government officials, as well as industry roundtables, workshops, and opportunities for legislative advocacy. Proposals are due November 4th. For more information please see www.cfgi.org
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