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Immigration Daily March 7, 2012
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Article: I-601 Provisional Waivers; Ice Public Advocate; And CSPA News by Alan Lee Esq.

Article: 60 Tips in Marketing Checklist For Young Lawyers by Larry Bodine

Bloggings: Silicon Valley Leaders Fund Scholarships for Dreamers by Greg Siskind

Bloggings: Obama still deporting DREAMers, serious criminals get a pass. by Matthew Kolken

News: DOL Announces H-2A Ombudsman Program

News: DOL Publishes Notice And Clarification On Meal Reimbursement For H-2A Workers

News: DOL Updates FY 2012 PERM Statistics

News: CBP Reminds Travelers Of Rules And Regulations For International Travel

Focus: The EB-5 Book
We are pleased to announce a new comprehensive book on EB5 matters. The outline is as follows:

I. For Attorneys

  • For the Immigration practitioner representing employment-creating investors
  • Legal Ethics
  • Securities Law
  • Tax Law
II. For Regional Centers and Foreign Investors
  • Program Overview
  • Key Logistical Issues
  • Groundwork Before Getting Started
  • Building Your I-924 Submission Package
  • Positioning and Marketing to Foreign Investors
  • Financial Overview
  • The Direct/Individual EB-5 Option
  • Keeping Up to Date
III. Resource Materials
  • Comprehensive Resource Materials

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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegals
Boston, MA - Seyfarth Shaw LLP is seeking junior and senior level immigration paralegals. These positions will participate in all aspects of the firm's national Business Immigration and Global Mobility practice, including assisting in the management of client relationships, case review and analysis, preparing and filing employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant petitions, including PERM processing, and serving as a primary contact to numerous prominent clients. Our clients include Fortune 500 corporations, major academic and medical institutions, and performing artists. The ideal candidates must be able to successfully multi-task, in a fast-paced, deadline driven enviroment, to communicate effectively in writing and verbally, to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems, to manage one's own time of others. Junior level applicants must posses a Bachelor's degree and a strong desire to learn the fundamentals of immigration law (in practice and theory). Senior level applicants must posses a Bachelor's degree and 4+ years of progressively responsible business immigration experience. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send resumes to

Help Wanted: Immigration Professionals
Boston, New Jersey, New York - Fragomen Del Rey Bernsen & Loewy LLP is seeking various levels of business immigration professionals with management and business immigration experience who will be responsible for managing the firm's global content, knowledge management (KM) systems and client-facing solutions. Responsibilities include partnering with the firm's leadership to manage our global content, be responsible for the continuous expansion of the firm's overall knowledge base, developing and implementing KM strategies, designing and launching innovative new clients solutions, conducting needs analyses and developing training programs for staff and clients, and coordinating with IT for new enhancement. The ideal candidate will have 4+ years of knowledge management/business immigration experience and is intelligent self-starter with excellent written and oral communication skills, familiar with KM concepts, technology solutions, informal architecture, possess research skills and project management experience, excellent presentation and intercultural communication skills. U.S. JD is strongly preferred for team leader roles. To apply for a GK position domestically, please click here. We are always looking for talented candidates to fill a wide array of roles in our various global offices. To create your own profile, upload application materials and express an interest in other practice areas and locations, you can send us your resume through our Careers web page.

Immigration Law Certificate
Classes offered both online and in-person. Master the complex and ever changing maze of immigration policies and regulations with the Immigration Law Studies Certificate Program offered by CUNY's School of Professional Studies. This graduate-level certificate program, consisting of (3) three-credit classes, offers students who complete it a comprehensive understanding of the laws, regulations, and processes surrounding the status of immigrants in the US, including family and employment-based immigration and deportation defense. It is designed for individuals working in law firms, companies, government agencies and nonprofit organizations where they interact with immigrants and immigrant legal concerns on a regular basis and would therefore benefit from greater knowledge of the laws and regulations surrounding immigration. For more information on class schedules, tuition and fees, course applications and to register, see here

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Letters of the Week: Roger Algase, R. Yang (2)

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
March 14, Webinar - The Department of Labor is pleased to present a webinar to educate stakeholders, program users, and other interested members of the public on changes to the H-2B program made by the H-2B Final Rule. For more information, see

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