Deadline Is Thursday, July 22nd
The deadline to sign up for the July session of "Family Immigration: The
Long Route From Love
To Citizenship" is Thursday, July 22nd. This advanced-level telephonic
seminar will cover cutting-edge topics in Family Immigration. Family
immigration cases are no longer simple thanks to the changes in law,
policy, and implementation in recent years, this seminar will keep your
firm on top of the latest in family immigration practice. You can attend
the seminar from the comfort and convenience of your office. This seminar
series is also a great training tool for your entire law firm since
everyone can sit around a speaker phone to listen (for the price of only
one registration). For more info, including detailed curriculum, speaker bios, and registration information, see: http://www.ilw.com/seminars/june2004.shtm. (Fax version:
Family Immigration Telephonic Seminar Curriculum
The curriculum for our July 26th telephonic seminar is as follows:
The deadline to register is Thursday, July 22nd. For more info, including
detailed curriculum, speaker bios, and registration information, see: http://www.ilw.com/seminars/june2004.shtm. (Fax version:
- Adjusting through a marriage where the parties are separated
- Arguments for adjustment for homosexual marriages
- Strategies for dealing with transsexual marriages
- Dealing with bad marriage interviews
- the interviewer asks questions no one would know the answer
- the applicant can remember nothing, not even his/her address
- the answers are different but not contradictory
- screening marriage cases before you even get them ready
- ethical issues in preparing marriage cases
- what CIS will know before you walk in the door
- when the spouses don't share a common language
- How to reduce the chance that your client will be subject to a
- Can your client adjust through marriage if the U.S. citizen petitioner
refuses to attend the interview or cannot attend the interview
- Strategies for dealing with the Child Status Protection Act
- Affidavit of support issues
Targets Of Suspicion: The Impact of Post-9/11 Policies On Muslims, Arabs And South Asians In The US
Paul M. Sherer for the Immigration Policy Center writes on the impact NSEERS has had on the targeted communities and the fact that important aspects of the program continue to be enforced.
Keep on top of the latest in immigration law! Attend ILW.COM seminars! You can attend ILW.COM phone seminars from the convenience of your office! For more info on the seminars currently available, please click here: http://www.ilw.com/seminars/
Immigration Law News
Chief Immigration Judge Defends Video-Teleconferencing In Immigration Court Removal Proceedings
Chief Immigration Judge Creppy defends the use of video-teleconferencing in immigration court removal proceedings in a letter to CLINIC Director of Public Education & Advocacy.
ICE And EOIR Proposed Rule Eliminates Country Acceptance Requirement For Removal Of Aliens
ICE and EOIR published joint notice of proposed rulemaking clarifying the countries to which an alien may be removed and the situations in which the Secretary of Homeland Security will remove an alien to an alternative or additional country.
Local Police Have Mixed Feelings On CLEAR Legislation
The St. Petersburg Times reports "But some police are worried that immigration laws are so complex the training provided under the [CLEAR] bill would not be thorough enough. It would consist largely of a manual developed by the Attorney General or the Department of Homeland Security. Training is not a prerequisite to enforce immigration laws under the bill."
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Help Wanted: Experienced Immigration Paralegal
Ellis & Ged, PA, a fast-growing immigration law office in Boca Raton, FL, seeks an experienced immigration paralegal. Minimum 2+ years experience, with strong writing skills and emphasis in employment-based immigration. Bachelor's degree preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent work environment. Must be detail-oriented, well-organized and computer proficient. Please submit resume to Richard Hujber by email: email@example.com or fax: (561) 241-0812.
J-1 Training Visa Sponsor
Discover the ease and flexibility of the J-1 training visa with Aiesec
United States. At Aiesec, we provide an unparalleled commitment to
customer service, offering 24 to 48 hour turnaround on approved J-1
training visa applications, free consultation on potential training
programs and a wealth of information about J-1 training visa regulations.
We also offer logistical and cultural reception services in several
locations across the country. Our J-1 training visa can be used for
individuals to participate in training programs in the following fields:
Information Media and Communications, Education, Social Sciences, Library
Science, Counseling and Social Services, Management, Business, Commerce
and Finance, The Sciences, Engineering, Architecture, Mathematics and
Industrial Occupations, Public Administration and Law. You can learn more
about Aiesec and the J-1 training visa at http://evp.aiesecus.org or by
calling Jim Kelly at (212) 757-3774 ext.222.
Help Wanted: Experienced Immigration Paralegals
Bratter Krieger LLP, a full service immigration law firm located in Miami Beach, FL seeks experienced paralegals to join its winning team. Paralegals must have minimum 2+ years experience in all business (NIVs-E, H, L, and O/P's) and family immigrant visa categories; EB-1 experience preferred. Bilingual language skills are required. Bratter Krieger LLP offers an excellent working environment plus a competitive benefits package. Applicants should be organized and motivated. Salary is commensurate with experience. Submit resume to Matthew Krieger by fax: (305) 695-4398 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Help Wanted: Experienced Immigration Attorney
The Law Offices of Michael J. Gurfinkel, an immigration law firm with
offices on both the East and West Coasts, seeks an associate attorney for
its Los Angeles, CA offices. Ideal candidate must have minimum 3+ years
extensive experience in all areas of immigration law to be considered,
including removal/deportation, AOS interviews, family and employment based
petitions and consular processing. Position offers opportunity for
occasional travel outside Los Angeles, CA area. Please fax or e-mail:
resume, salary requirements + writing sample to the attention of Millie at
(818) 543-5802 or email@example.com.
Help Wanted: Immigration Legal Assistant
Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., Maryland's largest independent law firm outside of Baltimore city (75+ attorneys), seeks an immigration legal assistant. Experience desired in: employment-based IV (EB-1, EB-2, EB-3), NIV (E-1, E-2, H-1B, L-1A, L-1B, O-1), family-based IV, naturalization, AOS, consular processing, I-9 compliance/employer sanctions, and litigation. College degree and 1+ years of experience required. Ideal candidate possesses superior analytical, organizational, and communication skills. Must be proficient in word processing, spreadsheet, and immigration forms applications. Duties include heavy client contact, legal research, and immigration petitions. Work with a team of experienced immigration attorneys and professionals who are passionate about the practice of immigration law in a fast-paced, collegial setting with large law firm resources. Excellent salary/benefits package offered. If you enjoy challenging work with direct client contact and are equally passionate about immigration law, we want to hear from you. Send resume to Maura Bowen, HR Manager by fax 301-230-2891 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Help Wanted: Experienced Immigration Attorney
Paparelli & Partners LLP, a leading immigration law firm with an established national practice, has an immediate opening for a moderately experienced Immigration Lawyer fluent in Japanese to work at its office in Irvine, California. If you have what it takes, you will become immersed in cutting-edge immigration law issues while working with multinational companies and high-achiever individual clients to perform the full range of immigration legal services. This job is for you if you are a multi-talented multi-tasker, attentive to details, express yourself well in person and on paper, work well as part of a team, love challenges, are willing to work hard, have a spotless ethical record, are admitted to practice law in California or another state and have up to three years of U.S. immigration law experience. If you'd like to pursue this exciting opportunity, fax your resume + cover letter to Chris McCoy at 949-955-5599 or e-mail her at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Immigration Law Conferences
CGFNS Hosts A Special Educational Initiative in Your Community - New DHS Visa Regulations for Foreign Health Care Workers. As part of a major change in federal policy affecting hiring of foreign health care workers in the U.S., the DHS has issued new Section 343 rules requiring foreign health care workers who are seeking temporary or permanent occupational visas or Trade NAFTA status to obtain a special visa certification in order to deliver patient care and provide health care services in this country.
The Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools (CGFNS)/International Commission on Healthcare Professions (ICHP) are
sponsoring a special educational program in your community about the new
DHS rules. This timely educational initiative is designed to provide you
with important information about the new rules and facilitate the process for foreign health care workers to obtain a visa certificate through the CGFNS/ICHP specially designed Visascreen™ program. The new federal DHS rules apply to: Registered nurses and licensed practical (vocational) nurses, Audiologists, Physical Therapists, Medical Technicians, Occupational Therapists, Medical Laboratory Technologists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Physician Assistants. Upcoming session locations include: Miami, FL - Monday, August 23rd, Philadelphia, PA- Monday, August 16th, Seattle, WA - Monday, September 27th, New York, NY - Monday, October 4th, San Francisco, CA - Monday, October 18th, Atlanta, GA - Monday, November 1st. To register, contact Marla Downing, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone 215-222-8454, x.242. Or visit http://www.cgfns.org/cgfns/newsandevents/specialevents.html
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