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Immigration Daily July 18, 2011
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Comment: Paul Ruby - General Counsel
ILW.COM welcomes Paul Ruby, who joined our team on July 1, 2011 and will serve as the company's General Counsel. Mr. Ruby will be based out of ILW.COMs New York headquarters after several years in private practice in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He says he "looks forward to advising and contributing to ILW.COM while working hard to solidify its place as a leader in Immigration Law." Mr. Ruby is a graduate of Brown University and Marquette Law School. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin.

Article: The Impact of Visa Retrogression On Healthcare Workers: Healthcare Certificate Renewals By Sherry Neal

Article: B-1 In Lieu Of H-1B Visa In Jeopardy: Don't Throw The Baby Out With The Bathwater By Cyrus Mehta And Myriam Jaidi

Bloggings: Greenspan: We Need Immigrants to Make Up for Problems with US Workforce By Greg Siskind

Bloggings: PERM: Basics on Educational Requirements By Joel Stewart

Bloggings: Immigration Promises Made, Debts Unpaid By Angelo Paparelli

Bloggings: Is CSPA Controversy Headed for the Supreme Court? By Carl Shusterman

Bloggings: Pirates Brought to the U.S. for Prosecution Might Seek Asylum By Jason Dzubow

Bloggings: What is the future of new-born Maryland Tuition Bill?- DREAM Act By Danielle Beach-Oswald

News: CIS Ombudsman Makes Recommendations On Employment Authorization Documents Processing

News: DOS Suspends All Visa Services In Damascus

Focus: Business Immigration Law
ILW.COM is pleased to present two books edited and co-authored by: Rodney A. Malpert and Amanda Thompson, the Tables 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
For more info on 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.

Headline: Michigan governor wants to encourage immigration
Headline: State says Blaine immigration advisor violated consumer protection laws
Headline: Immigration to Canada drops by 25 per cent
Headline: Immigration cases clogging federal courts
Headline: a book about immigrants by an immigrant & how becoming an American has changed. get it now!
Headline: Letters of the Week: July 18- July 22
Headline: The City Bar Justice Center's Immigrant Justice Practice Area seeks an attorney for a new two year Fragomen Fellowship
Headline: Eleven Years of Immigration News
Headline: Analysis and Comments, ETA forms, Memos, Roadmaps & Checklists. Get your copy

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Miami, FL - Law firm seeks immigration attorney with 2 years experience in business-related petitions/applications, including H-1B, E-1/E-2, L-1, PERM and permanent residence (EB-1, EB-2 and EB-3), and RFEs. Experience with EB-5 investor visas a plus. Must have excellent research/writing skills and client follow up. Must be bilingual in Spanish, both verbal and written. Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits. Email resume, three references and two complete writing samples to

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Toronto, Canada - Ernst & Young's global alliance of independent law firms cooperate with our offices worldwide to provide our clients with integrated, quality service. The business immigration specialists at Egan LLP work closely with members of Ernst & Young's Human Capital group, to help companies address the challenges associated with managing today's globally mobile workforce. Egan LLP helps companies efficiently relocate people wherever they need them to be, anywhere in the world. The firm's comprehensive range of services-from advising on immigration issues and the use of international agreements in immigration matters, to arranging entry visas, work permits or permanent resident status-makes operating across borders less painful and more cost-effective for employers. We are currently seeking an associate lawyer to manage multiple and challenging Canadian business immigration engagements and to contribute to the delivery of solutions and ideas for our diverse clients. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, and career advancement to the right candidate. Requirements include law degree along with a Canadian call to the bar, two to six years of post-call business immigration experience, and broad exposure to Canadian immigration law. Interested applicants are asked to send their resume and cover letter to Pushpa Mattappally at

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Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Teleconference - July 27, 2011 - 2:00-3:30 EDT - The Ombudsman's The Ombudsman's Office invites you to participate in a public teleconference on "Immigration Survivor Benefits under INA Section 204(l): A Conversation with USCIS". To participate please RSVP to

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Publisher:  Sam Udani    ISSN:   1930-062X
Advisory Board: Jason Dzubow, Rami Fakhoury, Matthew Kolken, Chris Musillo, Greg Siskind, Joel Stewart