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Immigration Daily April 14, 2010
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Comment: Patriot Act Visa Revocation Overturned

The journey that began in 2004 when the Bush Administration revoked Mr. Ramadan's visa citing the Patriot Act finally ended when he arrived at Newark airport this Wednesday afternoon. For the full story, see here.

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Focus: Business Immigration Law

"Business Immigration Law: Strategies For Employing Foreign Nationals" edited and co-authored by: Rodney A. Malpert and Amanda Petersen and its companion book "Business Immigration Law: Forms and Filings" published by Law Journal Press are useful books for immigration professionals. The Table of Contents for these works are as follows:

Business Immigration Law: Strategies For Employing Foreign Nationals
Chapter 1: Basic Concepts
Chapter 2: Recruiting Foreign Nationals
Chapter 3: Short-Term Needs
Chapter 4: Specialty Occupation Professionals
Chapter 5: Intra-Company Transfers
Chapter 6: Investment and Trade: E Visas
Chapter 7: NAFTA
Chapter 8: Employee Sanctions
Chapter 9: Tax Issues
Chapter 10: The Interaction Between Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Statuses

The above work features contributions from: Roger Wolf, Tarik Sultan, Rebecca Whitehouse, George Lester, Kevin Fitzgerald, Charles Kuck, Rinku Ray, Robert O'Keefe, Laura Lasdow-Dussourd, Richard Gump, Nancy Morowitz, Leslie Thiele, Ellen Yost, Vicki Martin, and Edward M. Griffith Jr. For more info, including how to order the Business Immigration Law: Strategies For Employing Foreign Nationals, see here. For the fax order form, see here.

Business Immigration Law: Forms and Filings
Chapter 1: Administrative, Legislative, and Regulatory Structure
Chapter 2: Strategies and Obstacles to Consider Before Filing
Chapter 3: Obtaining the Visa Status
Chapter 4: Students and Business Visitors
Chapter 5: Specialty Occupation Workers
Chapter 6: L 1A / L 1B Multinational Transfers
Chapter 7: E-1/E-2 Treaty Traders and Treaty Investors
Chapter 8: NAFTA TN Professionals
Chapter 9: O-1 Foreign Nationals with Extraordinary Abilities
Chapter 10: Temporary Non-Agricultural Workers

For more info on Business Immigration Law: Forms and Filings, see here. For the fax order form, see here.

Article: Kazarian V. USCIS: Discrediting The Circularity Argument In EB-1 Petitions
Cyrus D. Mehta

Article: Achieving Inclusiveness - Change, Transformation And The "Us" Dynamic In Today's Law Firm
Ed Poll

Article: Padilla And Immigration Enforcement
Harry DeMell

Article: Bloggings On Immigration Law And Policy
Greg Siskind

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News: CRS On Border Searches Under The 4th Amendment

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Washington, DC - Fragomen is looking for an attorney with 1+ years of experience in business immigration with an emphasis on the preparation, review and analysis of nonimmigrant L-1 and H-1B petitions and applications; knowledge of immigration law and procedure; excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Qualified candidates will be highly organized, have a strong work ethic and have meticulous attention to detail. Associate will work with large, global, corporate accounts and have a great deal of direct client contact. Highly competitive salary and benefits. Please email cover letter, resume, and writing sample (Word or Adobe formats only), in confidence, to Robert F. McCafferty, Human Resources/Office Manager, Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP, at Or fax same to 202-371-2898. EOE.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Portland, Oregon - The Office of the Chief Counsel seeks experienced attorney Associate Regional Counsel, USCIS OCC, Western Region with 2+ years experience. Provide on-site legal advice to the local District Office USCIS personnel on issues involving immigration related adjudications, inadmissibility and deportability grounds, and national security. Responsible for providing litigation support to U.S. Attorneys' Offices on cases arising from local District adjudications. Supervised by the Deputy Western Regional Counsel and the Western Regional Counsel. Preference is given to applicants with immigration law experience, federal litigation background, excellent academic record, and strong writing skills. For more info, key in Job Announcement Number: COU-CIS-2010-0005 at Submit resume, cover letter, references, + writing sample (maximum 10 pps.) to Kelli Duehning, Western Regional Counsel, USCIS Office of the Chief Counsel: Must be received by 5pm EST, Monday, April 23, 2010. Position is at the GS-13/14/15 levels. Open until filled.

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Translation Services
Certified translations by Legal Language Services in 157 languages have helped immigration attorneys throughout the United States for more than 25 years. Legal Language translates birth and marriage certificates, academic degrees, health records, employment information and other documents needed for immigration proceedings. Legal Language meets all USCIS translation requirements. Legal Language also offers consecutive and simultaneous interpreting, as well as certified transcription, in support of immigration proceedings. Rush service, including same day service, is available for a slight additional fee. For a free consultation or for more info: call 1-800-788-0450 or email or visit us at In addition, Legal Language seeks experienced immigration attorneys to contribute to our blog and respond to questions from visitors to our site. Email us to discuss further.

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event - Washington, DC
'Temporary Migrants in a Permanent World: Evolution of the US Immigrant Admissions System', Sponsored by the Institute for the Study of International Migration, 8:30-10:00 a.m., Friday, April 23, 2010, Georgetown University Law Center, McDonough Hall, Room 437, 600 New Jersey Ave., N.W., Washington, DC, 20001,

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