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Immigration Daily May 8, 2012
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Article: Net Migration From Mexico Falls To Zero, And Perhaps Less by Jeffrey Passel, D'Vera Cohn and Ana Gonzalez-Barrera for the Pew Hispanic Center

Article: Spotting I-9 Document Fraud - Must Employers Become Document Experts? by Ann Cun

Bloggings: H-1B CAP Count: 32,500 by Chris Musillo

Bloggings: State Senators May Vote Today On Amendments To Alabama Immigration Law by Matthew Kolken

Bloggings: Instruct Us Again On The Immigration Rules by Angelo Paparelli

News: DOL States 2012 H2-B Final Rule Not Implemented

News: District Court Issues Permanent Injunction Against USCIS For FOIA Violations

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

For more info and to order, please see: For info/ordering by fax, please see:

Headline: On the rise: Immigrant entrepreneurs - Working for a new company?
Headline: Is illegal immigration passť?
Headline: Immigration law may come up for vote this week
Headline: Colleges Look at Policies for undocumented Immigrants
Headline: Obama adamant on US immigration reform
Headline: 10 steps to immigration compliance
Headline: Alabama Immigration Law Will Have 'Continuing And Lasting' Effects On Hispanic Students
Headline: Army Soldier's Wife Facing Deportation
Headline: Justice Department sends letter on immigration law; protesters seek repeal
Headline: How States That Want Immigrants Can Take Advantage of Arizona v. USA
Headline: May 7 - On AILA Elections
Headline: Immigration at Forefront in Travis County Sheriff Race

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Los Angeles, CA - Stone & Grzegorek LLP, PC, is seeking an experienced business immigration attorney who will work on EB-5 investor and other complex business immigration matters. The ideal candidate will have 7+ years of experience in business immigration with excellent management, organization, writing and interpersonal skills. Please email cover letter and work history to and include the words "Immigration Attorney" in the SUBJECT LINE. All replies kept in confidence.

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Washington, DC - Maggio + Kattar, PC, a nationally recognized, DC-based immigration law firm, is seeking an experienced business immigration paralegal. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of PERM and NIV experience. Challenging work dealing with international clientele with career advancement possibilities. Excellent work environment, competitive salary and benefits. Please email resume + references to or fax (202) 483-6801, Attn: Amal Talhame. No calls.

CLE Immigration Event
Memphis, TN - (May 18-19, 2012) The Federal Bar Association in conjunction with the Memphis Mid-South Chapter of the FBA; the Mid-South Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA); and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, invite you to join us for one of the most exciting national immigration conferences available this year. The confirmed speaker line-up is a who's who of well-renowned AILA attorneys and government officials including Judges from The US Circuit Court of Appeals, EOIR and other former and current Immigration Judges from across the country, and counsel from The Office of Immigration Litigation (OIL). This conference also offers the opportunity to hear from a panel of ICE and USCIS supervisors as they discuss various immigration issues that affect both the Mid-South and the nation as a whole. Program includes special tracks for pro bono attorneys as well as criminal lawyers. Earn up to 12 CLE hours (with a possibility of 3 ethics hours offered) and have fun, too. Early bird deadline is April 15, 2012. This Conference is limited to 400 Participants. Feel free to check out the preliminary brochure. Also, check out the housing and other information see here.

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Letters of the Week: Irleny Insuasti, Joe Whalen, Angelo Paparelli

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Reading
Frontiers of Fear: Immigration and Insecurity in the United States and Europe - By Ariane Chebel D'Appollonia - Cornell University Press, 336 pp. - Hardcover, ISBN: 0801477743, $27.95 -

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