Comment: VIP Prices Reduced

ILW.COM is pleased to announce that prices for our VIP network (Verified Immigration Practitioner) are reduced, effective immediately. The new prices are $199 for 3 months, and $499 for 12 months. The VIP network is an excellent way for immigration attorneys to tap into our massive immigrant traffic (and employer traffic too), and remain in front of prospects when they are in the search phase of getting immigration representation. With this price reduction, ILW.COM’s prices are competitively aligned, and offer a compelling value proposition for law firms. For more info, please see here.


Erratum: There was a production error in yesterday's issue regarding attribution of Bloggings - this error has been amended





Article: USCIS Expands Worksite Inspection Program to L-1 Employers by Charles Kuck




Article: Without Citizenship, Immigration Reformers Could be Leaving Dollars on the Table by Paul McDaniel



News: USCIS Announces Introduction of Form I-910 and Centralization of the Civil Surgeon Application Process







Focus: The Removal Book - New Edition at a Discounted Price!


ILW.com is pleased to announce the newest edition of The Removal Book at a discounted price! The Editor is Priscillia Suntoso and Authors include Nadeen Aljijakli, Josh Bardavid, Philip Eichorn, Aga Haupt, Lauren Kosseff, Matthew Kriezelman, Michelle Mendez, Lory Rosenberg, Jason Schaffer, Kimberly Sutton, The curriculum is as follows:


Chapter 1: Removal Proceedings

Chapter 2: Grounds of Deportability

Chapter 3: Grounds of Inadmissibility

Chapter 4: Contestin Removability

Chapter 5: Adjustment of Sttus

Chapter 6: Waivers of Inadmissibility and Deportability in Removal Proceedings

Chpater 7: Section 212(c) Relief and Cancellarion of Removal for Lawful Permanent Residents

Chapter 8: Cancellation and Suspesion for Non-Permanent Resident Aliens

Chapter 9: Asylum: Withholding of Removal and Protection Under the Convention Against Torture

Chapter 10: Coluntary Departure

Chapter 11: Naturalization as a Defense to Removal

Chapter 12: Administratice Review of Removal Orders

Chapter 13: Judicial Review of Removal Orders

Chapter 14: Removal Issues Outside the United States


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Headline: House Republicans consider their own immigration plan Click here

Headline: How Detroit's bankruptcy could affect immigration reform Click here

Headline: The Two Big Questions On Immigration Reform - Business Insider Click here

Headline: Top Republicans to present ideas on immigration - Honolulu Star-Advertiser Click here









Help Wanted: Immigration Professional

New York, NY - Downtown immigration (business and family) firm is seeking an experienced Legal Assistant. Will assist in drafting applications and petitions, perform research, and proofread documents. Ideal candidate will have strong writing, verbal, and organizational skills. 1+ years of experience and bachelor's degree preferred. Ability to handle multiple cases. Bilingual a plus. Email your resume and writing sample to terryc@nawlaw.com. See www.nawlaw.com.


Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Iselin, NJ - Nair Law Group, A P.C. is seeking a business immigration
paralegal for their Iselin, NJ office. Must have 1+ years of
business immigration experience. Must have background in H-1B, L-1, TNs,
PERM, I-140s, and I-485s. Must be organized, detailed-oriented, excellent
customer service skills and have the ability to multi-task. Please email
cover letter, resume, and salary requirement to nnair@nairlaw.com.



Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

Long island City, NY - The Law Office of Usman B. Ahmad is seeking a talented, ambitious, and service-oriented Associate Immigration Attorney to help coordinate, prepare, and maintain the filing of immigration cases for clients. Position requires attendance at interviews and hearings. Moreover, attorney should have knowledge of certain issues that are specific to asylum law including but not limited to one year issues, EAD issues, and the ability to articulate social groups.Must have excellent English writing and oral communication skills, and excellent organization and computer skills; secondary language skills a plus. 2+ years of experience in immigration law required and must have passed a state bar examination; experience in green card and labor
certification process preferred. Please send resume to sgomez@usmanbahmad.com



Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Stamford, CT - Established practice is currently seeking an experienced part-time (approximately 30 hours/week) paralegal. Must be bilingual (Spanish/English). Please email resume and cover letter to info@visaserve.com



Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

McLean, VA - Berry Appleman and Leiden, LLP is currently seeking an Associate Immigration Attorney who will report to a Partner or Senior Associate. Associate Attorneys are responsible for managing Immigration Assistants and Paralegals in the filing of assigned immigration case work. Associate Attorney will represent clients in all aspects of business immigration law, maintain high-level communication with all clients, and liaise with other attorneys in the firm and share all information regarding case preparation. 2+ years of experience in business immigration law required and must have J.D. degree and have passes a state bar examination; experience in green card and labor certification process preferred. Must have excellent English writing and oral communication skills, and excellent organization and computer skills; secondary language skills a plus. Apply to here. If you are unable to complete your application via this link, please go to www.balglobal.com, click on the "About Us" tab, choose "careers" and scroll to the bottom of the page to click "here" in the last line to go to the job postings page.



Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

New York, NY - Klasko, Rulon, Stock, and Seltzer, LLP, a nationally-known immigration law firm has an opening for a paralegal. Required 5+ years of experience including all aspects of PERM applications. Experience with J-1 waivers and petitions for universities, hospitals, and research organizations preferred. Ideal candidates should have strong verbal, written, and organizational skills, be able to handle busy caseload, and have a Bachelor's Degree with excellent academic credentials. Please email your resume, a copy of your college transcript, and a brief writing sample to hr@klaskolaw.com. Information about the firm can be found at www.klaskolaw.com



Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegals

Boston, MA - The Boston office of Seyfarth Shaw, LLP, has an immediate opening for two paralegals. These positions will participate in all aspects of the firm's national Business Immigration and Global Mobility practice, including assisting in the management of client relationships, case review and analysis, preparing and filing employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant petitions, including PERM processing, and serving as a primary contact to numerous prominent clients. Ideal candidate will be able to successfully multi-task, in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment. Must be able to communicate effectively in writing and verbally, and be able to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. Must be able to manage one's own time and the time of others. Junior Level applicants must possess a Bachelor's degree and 1+ years of immigration experience. Senior Level applicants must possess a Bachelor's degree and 4+ years of progressively responsible business immigration experience. Salary is commensurate with experience. See www.seyfarth.com/careers


Immigration Law Certificate

Classes offered both online and in-person. Master the complex and ever changing maze of immigration policies and regulations with the Immigration Law Studies Certificate Program offered by CUNY's School of Professional Studies. This graduate-level certificate program, consisting of (3) three-credit classes, offers students who complete it a comprehensive understanding of the laws, regulations, and processes surrounding the status of immigrants in the US, including family and employment-based immigration and deportation defense. It is designed for individuals working in law firms, companies, government agencies and nonprofit organizations where they interact with immigrants and immigrant legal concerns on a regular basis and would therefore benefit from greater knowledge of the laws and regulations surrounding immigration. For more information on class schedules, tuition and fees, course applications and to register,
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ComingNGoings: Immigration Event

February 6, 10:00-11:30am - The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) will be offering an event on the political prospects for immigration reform in 2014, the effect of reform proposals on immigrant integration, and creative responses to challenges related to the implementation of a large-scale legalization program in New York City and elsewhere. To register, please email your name, title, and organization to cms@cmsny.org. For additional information, please see: http://cmsny.org/2014/01/17/register...ation-program/








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