-----------------IMMIGRATION DAILY FROM ILW.COM------------------

February 22, 2011



1. Comment: New Blog - ILW.COM is pleased to announce the launch

of its new EB5 blog.


This blog will be joining a great family of blogs on several

immigration-related subjects, including:

Immigration Law and Policy,


Nurse and Allied Health Immigration,


PERM Labor Certification,


Dysfunctional Government,


Immigration Update,


H-1B Visa,


Deportation And Removal,


Political Asylum


And IT Immigration.


Check them out and share your comments.

2. Article: HB 87 Analysis - The Emperor Has No Clothes;

Increased Taxes, Unfunded Mandates And Economy Destroying

Litigation by Charles Kuck


3. Article: How to Use Education to Market Legal Services with

Dignity by Trey Ryder


4. Article: Picket At Immigration ICE Offices - Not At Chipotle

Restaurants by Josie Gonzalez


5. Article: Fugitive Operations And The Fourth Amendment:

Representing Immigrants Arrested In Warrantless Home Raids by

Nathan Treadwell


6. Bloggings: Fashion Industry Joins Legal Immigration Reform

Coalition by Greg Siskind


7. Bloggings: B1/B2 visa issues at Manila Embassy by Chris



8. Bloggings: PERM as alternative for EB-5? by Joel Stewart


9. Bloggings: Time for Congress to Streamline the H-1B Visa

Process by Angelo Paparelli


10. Bloggings: In Defense of Government Bureaucrats by Jason



11. Bloggings: Las Vegas EB-5 Conference Draws Large Crowds by

Brian Su


12. News: USCIS Publishes Statement Of Intent Regarding Filing

Requirements For Form G-28


13. News: USCIS Reminds Petitioners To Complete Part 6 Of Form I-129


14. Focus: Physicians For Experts

ILW.COM is pleased to announce "Physicians For Experts", a new 3-

part telephone seminar series with Robert Aronson (discussion

leader), Ingrid Brey, Eleanor Fitzpatrick, Kristen Harris, Wendy

Hess, Jennifer Minear, Rita Sostrin and others. The curriculum is

as follows:

FIRST Phone Session on February 24: Waivers & Nonimmigrant Visa


++Update on J-1 Waivers

++Conrad Waiver Program

++H-1B: Dealing with the H-1B Cap for IMGs

++Neufeld Memo: Who really employs physicians?

++Alternative Nonimmigrant Options

++What to do if there is no J-1 Waiver

SECOND Phone Session on March 17: Permanent Resident Options

++Choosing the Right Option: NIW vs. LC

++Update on National Interest Waivers: Post Schneider

++Drafting the L/C for IMGs

++Business Necessity Issues

++Portability Challenges for IMGs

THIRD Phone Session on April 21: The Physician Workforce &

Need/Opportunities for IMGs

++Current & Future Shortages in Domestic Physician Workforce

++Why is there a need for special provisions for IMGs?

++Practice patterns of IMGs: Gap Filling Services

++Future Possibilities for IMG practice

Wednesday, February 23 is the deadline to sign up. For more info,

including speaker bios, detailed curriculum, and registration

information, please see: Online:


Fax form: http://www.ilw.com/seminars/201103.pdf.

Don't delay, sign up today.

15. Headline: RT @KERUFFPolitics Guardian: Time to stop hand-

wringing over immigration http://bit.ly/fqjsnR

16. Headline: RT @YCarrillo4 Kansas, Missouri showcase bad

judgment with immigrant-focused bills http://bit.ly/eYP8Ij

17. Headline: RT @RaysFH Some States "Just Say No" to Harmful

Immigration Enforcement Laws @laprogressive


18. Headline: RT @azborders immigration bills take center stage

in the Senate today: A new bill meant to step up the fi...


19. Headline: Billions of taxpayer dollars spent ineffectively on

border security, reports claim http://ow.ly/415gV

20. Headline: Immigration bill's author won't vote on own bill


21. Headline: LIBYA: Italian official warns of 'unimaginable'

wave of immigration http://ow.ly/4154k

22. Headline: AP-IN-XGR-Indiana-Immigration-,126


23. Headline: White House 2012 budget proposal increases

immigration enforcement dollars http://ow.ly/414t4

24. Headline: Supreme Court Back in Session; Nine Cases to Watch


25. Headline: U.S. Officials to Attend ICE Agent's Funeral


26. Headline: Immigration Reforms Needed - According to NYC Mayor

Bloomberg http://ow.ly/40xbB

27. Headline: Immigration and the U.S.Dasha's Story


28. Headline: U.S. should cut waste in immigration budget


29. Headline: Immigration: How the GOP is killing the GOP


30. Headline: Don't be left out! Get listed! Sign up for ILW.COM

Attorney Yellow Pages at http://ow.ly/3POo7

31. Headline: PERM Book 2d. Ed: Analysis and Comments, ETA forms,

Memos, Roadmaps & Checklists. Get your copy http://ow.ly/3POnk

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1. Help Wanted: Immigration Attorneys

Reston, VA - Law Offices of Rakesh Mehrotra


has immediate openings for junior associate attorneys for busy

Immigration practice. Candidates must have experience in

business immigration law, including preparation of H-1B, L-1, TN,

O-1 and E-1/E-2 visa petitions, deportation and labor

certification cases. Responsibilities include the preparation and

filing of business and employment-related immigration

documentation. Qualified candidates must have excellent

organizational skills, attention to detail, accuracy and

consistency. Excellent written and oral communication skills

required. Competitive salary and benefits offered. Firm offers

very congenial work environment with opportunity for professional

growth. Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to

mailto:jobs@immigrationonline.com or call 703-230-6802.

2. Help Wanted: Immigration AttorneysWashington, DC - The Office

of the Chief Counsel (OCC), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration

Services (USCIS), Department of Homeland Security, is seeking

experienced attorneys with 3+ years demonstrated experience in

immigration law for the position of Chief Transformation Counsel

in Washington, D.C. The attorney will serve as advisor to the

USCIS Chief Counsel and USCIS Deputy Chief Counsel, and to the

USCIS Chief, Office of Transformation Coordination. The Chief

Transformation Counsel's responsibilities include, but are not

limited to, providing advice on all immigration legal, policy,

and regulatory matters arising within the USCIS Transformation

program -- including immigrant and nonimmigrant visa petitions;

family-based, employment-based, and diversity visas; issues

related to change, extension and adjustment of status; adoptions;

naturalization and citizenship; parole; employment authorization;

and alien registration. Applicants must possess a J.D. degree

from an accredited law school, be an active member of the bar

(any jurisdiction), and have at least three (3) years of post-

J.D. experience in immigration law. For more info, key in Job

Announcement Number: COU-CIS-2011-0002 at

http://www.usajobs.com/. Submit cover letter, resume, and writing

sample (max. 10 pps.) to: mailto:Stephen.Bell@dhs.gov. Must be

received by close of business, Friday, March 18, 2011. Position

is at the GS-15 level.

3. Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

New York, NY - Midtown Manhattan boutique immigration law firm


seeks an associate attorney with 0-3 years of experience in

business immigration including full range of NIV, IV, PERM cases,

as well as some family-based and related immigration matters.

Excellent writing, analytical, communication and case management

skills to handle a large, diverse case load in a fast-paced firm.

Email resume and cover letter to Marcia N. Needleman at


4. Help Wanted: Immigration Attorneys

Dallas, TX - Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP (BAL),

http://www.balglobal.com a global corporate

immigration law firm with various offices in the United States is

seeking experienced attorneys with a minimum of three to eight years

practicing business immigration law, for our Dallas office. Our attorneys

work in a fast-paced, high volume practice and utilize

carefully developed procedures, advanced practice tools, and a

state-of-the-art case management system. Experience in a range of

business immigration matters, the ability to provide exceptional

client service, experience managing teams of legal assistants,

and superb analytical, organizational and case management skills

required. The ideal candidate must have demonstrated success as

a principle manager of a large client, have supervised other

attorneys and taken full responsibility/accountability

for team performance and results, have demonstrated experience in

training and developing attorneys and paralegals as well as have

excellent communication and leadership skills. We strive for

excellence in legal practice in a collegial environment,

promoting cooperation and learning from each other. We offer

competitive salary and benefits. Please submit your resume, cover

letter, writing sample and salary requirement via email with the

subject Attorney Candidate-(Dallas) to


5. Korean Community Website

Would you like to meet new clients for free? You can do so by

registering with http://www.shadedcommunity.com/

as an "honest attorney" ShadedCommunity.com is a

website which provides all kinds of immigration information mostly

to the Korean community. ;Koreans looking for honest attorneys

to answer their questions regarding immigration law will be able

to find you on the list of "Honest Attorneys"; of this site.

In order to protect a registered attorney's profit advantage,

there will be a limit to the number of attorneys allowed to

register from each state. On average, each state will be represented,

according to their population, by 4 immigration attorneys who will

be accepted on a first-come basis. Among the 4 registered attorneys,

2 will be Korean and 2 will be American.; Once the set number of

attorneys is reached, any other attorneys attempting to register

will be put on a waitlist. In addition, all registered attorneys will

have to sign an agreement that they will not charge excessive rates

to their clients. Honest Attorneys can answer some questions visitors

have posted on the site. You can register as an honest attorney

on the link here.


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