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Article: Trump Declares National Emergency to Fund His Border Wall By Aaron Reichlin-Melnick for Immigration Impact

Blogging: Two Harvard government professors warn that Trump's Wall "national emergency" is leading to dictatorship. But this is an inevitable result of Trump's assault against brown immigrants By Roger Algase

Blogging: National emergency declaration — a legal fight Trump is likely to win By Nolan Rappaport

News: USCIS Policy Alert on Marriage Involving Minor(s)

Focus: H1B to EB5
Exhibition/speaking opportunities for March 2019 H-1B events are available. Please see below for our current H1B to EB5 Expo schedule:

  • Houston, TX - Monday, February 18 ( SOLD OUT )
  • Los Angeles, CA - Wednesday, February 20 ( SOLD OUT )
  • San Jose, CA - Friday, February 22 ( SOLD OUT )
  • Washington, D.C - Monday, March 11 ( 2 Seats Available )
  • Dallas, TX - Wednesday, March 13 ( 2 Seats Available )
  • Seattle, WA - Friday, March 15 ( 1 Seat Available )

Half Day Event for Indian H-1Bs considering EB-5 Option (Speaking Opportunity included) Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.
Special Note for Attorneys: This event will feature two immigration attorney panels solely on immigration law matters. The only way an immigration attorney can participate and speak at this event is if they are nominated by an issuer who is exhibiting at the event (there is no fee charged to immigration attorneys).

EB-5 Issuers only - $3,999 per city for H-1B Event
(Inquire about Discounts and also about Platinum Level)

For more info please call (212)545-0818 or email or click here.

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Headline: U.S. Agency Tightens Immigration Rules To Spotlight Child Marriage Click here
Headline: Immigration groups decry 'Call ICE' Fliers Click here
Headline: White House, GOP defend Trump emergency declaration Click here
Headline: 2,000 asylum seekers return home, decide to stay in Mexico: report Click here

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Washington, D.C. - February 26, 2019. Border Issues and NAFTA/USMCA Conference. Verizon Technology and Policy Center 1300 I St. NW, Suite 500 East Washington, D.C. 20005 For more info see:

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