Comment: PERM Illuminated

Joel Stewart has done something remarkable in the new edition of THE PERM BOOK 2017-18 Edition. He has taken the spaghetti of all the sources on PERM: legislations, rules, FAQs, cases etc. and reintegrated them into a simple and luminously logical progression of how to do PERM. In each of the chapters, he uses articles by notable practitioners and his own extensive commentary to provide deep insights on every aspect of PERM. If you are a seasoned PERM practitioner, you will appreciate the clarity of the organization seen in the table of contents, and will discover many new insights in every chapter. For anyone relatively new to PERM, Joel Stewart serves as a trusted guide to your mastering the lay of the land of this complex area. This book belongs in the library shelf of every PERM practitioner. Get your copy now, here:

Table of Contents:
Chapter 1: All About the Law
Chapter 2: Parties to PERM
Chapter 3: Legal Requirements
Chapter 4: Anomalies: Special Handling or Processing
Chapter 5: Educational Degrees as Requirements
Chapter 6: Job Offers
Chapter 7: Prevailing Wage Requests
Chapter 8: All About Recruitment
Chapter 9: Consideration of Job Applicants
Chapter 10: All About Filing
Chapter 11: Post Filing Issues
Chapter 12: Approvals: Expiration, Validity, Portability & Duplicates
Chapter 13: Denials
Chapter 14: Request for Reconsideration
Chapter 15: Introduction to BALCA
Chapter 16: How to Request Review at BALCA
Chapter 17: Consideration by BALCA
Chapter 18: BALCA Can Remand
Chapter 19: Disciplinary Measures
Chapter 20: DOL Organization and Updates
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Focus: EB-5 Roundtable with Angelo Paparelli

This month's free 45-minute telephonic EB5 Roundtable with Angelo Paparelli features:
Guest Speakers: Sam Udani
This month's topic is: Review of Top 10 EB-5 Markets and Other Hot Topics
Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - Time: 2:00-2:30pm ET
Registration Deadline: 11:00pm (ET), Monday, December 18th, 2017
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Letters of the Week

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