Comment: Many Forms

The forms section is one of the most visited sections of the ILW.COM website. It contains over 200 immigration forms from various agencies such as USCIS, DOS, EOIR, DOL, and IRS. Many of the forms are filable for your convenience. To visit the section, please see here.





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News: CRS Report on Immigration - The Effects on Low-Skilled and High-Skilled Native-Born Workers








Focus: Focus: The PERM Book 3rd Edition


ILW.COM is pleased to announce a new edition of The PERM Book and
a pre-publication discount. For $299 you get current edition of
PERM shipped to you immediately and you will receive the 3rd
edition when it is published . If you have already
purchased the 2nd edition of The PERM Book, you can place a pre-
publication edition for $199. The 2nd edition can be
purchased for $199.


Editor: Joel Stewart; Contributors: Christian Allen, Jonathan Amdur, Davis Bae, Robert E. Banta, Susan L. Brady,
Barbara Brandes, Lorna Rogers Burgess, J. Ira Burkemper, Ramon Carrion, Blake Chisam, Susan J. Cohen, Jeffrey
Devore, Victoria Donoghue, Gary Endelman, Rami Fakhoury, Jane Goldblum, Paul Hejinian, Linda Kim, Howard Kushner,
Christina La Brie, David Lazaar, Katherine Lopez Ley, Edwin Litwin, Benjamin M. Lowe, Joan Matheu, Margaret
McCormick, Cyrus D. Mehta, Lori S. Melton, Nancy Jo-Meritt, Matt Morse, Sherry Neal, David B.Pakula, Michael E.
Piston, Edwin Rubin, Linda Rose, Lawrence Rudnick, Rebecca L. Sigmund, Jay Solomon, Timothy Spridgeon, Richard
Tasoff, Rohit Turkhud, Kiran Vairale-Mumtaz, Alison Walters, Nathan A. Waxman, Mitchell L. Wexler, Leon Wildes,
Sofia Zneimer


Special Comprehensive IT Section

by Rami Fakhoury and Matt Morse


  • Fakhoury Law Group


    • IT Occupations under SOC and O*Net

    • Roving Employees: Travel, 3rd Party Sites, Unanticipated Locations and Home Office

    • Diploma and Work Equivalencies

    • Alternative Requirements




Perm Overview by Featured Authors


  • Edwin Rubin "How to Prepare a PERM Form"

  • Larry Rudnick "Responding to Audits and Requests for Reconsideration"

  • Michael Piston "Appeal Strategies: BALCA and Federal Courts"



Special Issues in Focus:


  • Prevailing Wage Survival Kit by Linda Kim

  • Guide to Recruitment and Advertising by Rohit Turkhud

  • Alien Control: Investors, Family Ownership and PERM by Robert Banta


Statute and Regulations


  • PERM Rule

  • Preamble to PERM Rule (December, 2004)

  • PERM Forms (Current) & Instructions

  • PERM Forms (Proposed)



Agency Interpretations


  • Frequently Asked Questions

  • PERM Stakeholder Meeting Reports

  • General Administration Letters

  • Foreign Labor Certification Memoranda

  • Prevailing Wage Memoranda



Roadmaps and Checklists


  • Overview of PERM Cases

  • Overall PERM Flow Chart

  • Employer Checklist

  • Alien Checklist

  • Job Offer Checklist

  • Attorney/Agent Checklist

  • Prevailing Wage Checklist

  • Minimum Requirements Checklist

  • Recruitment and Advertising

  • Special Requirements



Sample Cases


  • Approved Perm Applications

  • Approved Prevailing Wage Requests

  • Requests for Reconsideration



State Workforce Agencies:

By Kiran Vairale


  • Contacts and Addresses

  • How to Place 30 Day Job Orders

  • How to Document Results of Recruitment




For additional information, including author biographies and purchase information, please see:


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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

Detroit area law firm is seeking an Associate Attorney for their global business and employment-based immigration services. Ideal candidate will have a JD and 2+ years of business immigration experience. Strong written and verbal communication is a must; must be well-organized, have attention to detail, and efficient client management skills. Please email resumes to detroitlawfirm@gmail.com.


Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Detroit area law firm is seeking an immigration paralegal for their global business and employment-based immigration services. Ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of related experience. Must be detail-oriented, able to multi-task efficiently, and strong verbal and written communication skills. Please email resumes to detroitlawfirm@gmail.com


Help Wanted: Immigration Associate

Quarles & Brady, LLP, a 450-attorney, 8-office firm, is seeking a junior level immigration associate to join their growing, dynamic national immigration practice in their Milwaukee, Chicago, or Madison office. The ideal candidate will have 1+ years of experience, have a strong academic record paired with the skills, enthusiasm, and commitment to become a partner at this firm. The candidate should have experience with employment-based immigration work, including PERM applications, H-1Bs, and L-1s. Quarles & Brady, LLP, is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants should submit their cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a writing sample online here: https://applyonline.quarles.com/virecruitselfapply/redefault.aspx

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

New York, NY - 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, and 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.

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Los Angeles, CA - Stone, Grzegorek, & Gonzalez, LLP is a dowtown Los Angeles immigration law firm of 20 immigration attorneys. The firm is seeking to hire a paralegal with substantial experience in business immigration matters to work in a collegial working environment that emphasizes training, excellence, and client service. The position involves working with attorneys and other staff in preparing case filings and assisting clients. Ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience; candidates with more experience are preferred. The position requires extensive experience in PERM, attention to detail, excellent writing and oral communication skills, facility with case management software, and ability to work with colleagues in a law firm setting. To indicate interest, please send your resume and list of references to:
recruiting@sggimmigration.com










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