Comment: Various Items

Today's issue of Immigration Daily has various items of interest - we feature two articles on the EB-5 Program, bloggings on political issues revolving around immigration, and news items about USCIS and OCAHO. Read about a new edition of Immigration Practice, check out the top headlines in immigration, and find job vacancies! Share your thoughts about today's edition of the Daily by writing to editor@ilw.com.




Article: Additional Cautions About New EB-5 Policy Changes -- Part II: More Missing Pieces by Joseph Whalen



Article: The SEC's Perspective on Due Diligence in EB-5 Private Offerings And the Immigration Attorney's Role by Mona Shah and Yi Song



Blogging: Arianna Huffington: Obama's Deportation Record is a 'Scandal' Ignored by Democrats by Matthew Kolken



Blogging: Republicans' Hostility to Immigration Hurts the GOP With Young Voters in General, Not Only Latino Voters by Roger Algase



News: OCAHO Holds Failure to Timely Prepare I-9 a Serious Violation



News: USCIS Publishes Policy Memorandum on Ethiopia Pre-Adoption Immigration Review







Focus: New Edition of Immigration Practice By Robert C. Divine


Immigration Practice by Robert C. Divine & R. Blake Chisam is an invaluable supplement to Kurzban's with a
different approach. It is also useful to newer practitioners and paralegals in view of its easy to understand and practical style. The new edition of Immigration Practice is available for pre-publication sale now! For more info, see here. To order by fax, see here.










Headline: Immigration reform will ease that entitlements "crisis" we keep hearing about Click here

Headline: Minors detained at adult immigration facilities, report says Click here

Headline: "The biggest misperception about immigrants is that they take more than they contribute" Click here

Headline: Rubio: Majority of GOP Support Immigration Reform Click here

Headline: Laura Ingraham Confronts Marco Rubio Over Immigration Reform: 'Stop Dividing The Republican Party' Click here

Headline: CT senate unanimously passes TRUST Act,new protections for undoc'd immigrants who report crime Click here

Headline: L.A. Now Live: Applications slow for Obama immigration program Click here

Headline: Immigration bill pins big hopes on dairy cows Click here

Headline: 7 myths about immigration, debunked: Click here

Headline: GOP immigration supporters face back-tax dilemma Click here

Headline: Letters of the Week: June 03 - June 07 Click here

Headline: Schumer: Immigration bill to pass Senate by July 4 Click here

Headline: On immigration, House GOP leaning toward piecemeal approach Click here







Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

Washington, D.C. - Fragomen, Del Ray, Bernsen, & Loewy, LLP, is looking for an Associate Attorney with 1+ years of experience in buisness immigration with an emphasis on the preparation, review, and analysis of nonimmigrant and immigrant visa petitions and applications, and related issues. Job will involve working directly with large multinational clients in a range of industries. Ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal, client service, and communication skills. Qualified candidates will also have strong academic background, be highly organized, have a strong work ethic, and writing skills, and have meticulous attention to detail. Highly competitve salary and benefits. Please send cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing same, in Word or Adobe formats only to Robert F. McCafferty, Human Resources Manager, at rmmccafferty@fragomen.com, or fax to (202)371-2898. No phone calls please. Fragomen is an equal opportunity employer.


Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Washington, D.C. - Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy is looking for several
experienced paralegals for its Washington DC. office. These are career
positions with a great deal of client contact and requiring a wide range of
skills in a fast-paced setting for the right candidate. Ideal candidates
will have 2+ years experience with all aspects of business immigration.
The Paralegal will manage caseloads with a large degree of independence;
communicate with clients regarding procedural and case processing issues;
update and maintain client status reports; prepare bills; and serve as a
team resource. Competitive salary and benefits for the right candidate.
Please send cover letter, resume, college transcript and writing sample, in
Word or Adobe formats only, to Robert F. McCafferty, Human Resources
Manager, at rmccafferty@fragomen.com, or fax to (202) 371-2898. No phone
calls please. Fragomen is an equal opportunity employer.


Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

8 person Midtown NYC immigration law firm is seeking a paralegal with 2+ years of experience with full range of business applications: nonimmigrant (H, L, O, etc) and immigrant (PERM, I-140, AOS, etc). Experience with family based, naturalization, other applications a plus. Ideal candidate will have BA degree, excellent writing, communication, and case management skills. Competitive compensation package offered. 4 day work week with potential for 5 days. Email resume and cover letter to mneedleman@levittandneedleman.com.










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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event

June 6 - 11:00am-12:30pm [EST] - Teleconference: USCIS and the Department of State's Office of Children's Issues will hold a stakeholder conference to discuss the implementation of PAIR in Ethiopia and how it may impact cases going forward. To join the session, on the day of the session, please use call 1-800-857-2751, passcode: Ethiopia. It is recommended calling 15 minutes before the start time.







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Publisher: Sam Udani ISSN: 1930-062X

Advisory Board: Jason Dzubow, Rami Fakhoury, Matthew Kolken,
Chris Musillo, Lory Rosenberg, Greg Siskind, Joel Stewart, Margaret Wong