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Immigration Daily May 1, 2012
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Comment: Top Links April 2012
We feature the most accessed links by our readers in April 2012 below:
Top five April Immigration Daily Articles

Top five April Immigration Daily Items

Article: NLRB Settlement - Know When To Enroll In E-Verify by Ann Cun

Article: Significance Of Prerequisites Within Various INA Contexts by Joseph P. Whalen

Bloggings: Supreme Court To Revisit Ruling In Padilla v. Kentucky To Determine If It Applies Retroactively by Matthew Kolken

Bloggings: When Possible, Treat Immigrants As Criminal Defendants, Not As Criminals by Angelo Paparelli

Bloggings: H-1B Cap Count: 29,200 by Chris Musillo

News: USCIS Releases H2-B Cap Count For FY 2012

News: Supreme Court To Hear Case On Potential Retroactivity Of Padilla In Chaidez v. United States

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: Marco Rubio Works Both Sides on Immigration
Headline: The SB1070 anti-immigrant law is a stain on Arizona's reputation
Headline: Is undocumented immigration pass?
Headline: Treat Immigrants As Criminal Defendants, Not As Criminals
Headline: Labor, immigration, Occupy activists combine for May Day protests that could disrupt commutes
Headline: AP Exclusive: NM gov.'s grandfather was US citizen
Headline: Supporters rally for Arizona's defiant Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Headline: Push for tough state immigration measures could spread if Supreme Court http://
Headline: Apr 30 - DHS Deportation Policy Shift?
Headline: Immigration Stalls as Opportunities Wane on U.S.-Mexican Border
Headline: PERM Book 2d. Ed - PERM Book Analysis and Comments, ETA forms, Memos, Roadmaps & Checklists. Get your copy

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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Miami, FL - Miami Beach Immigration Law Firm is seeking Experienced Business Immigration Paralegal. The ideal candidate must have a bachelor's degree and 3+ years of experience preparing and filing business and employment based cases (H, L, E, TN, EB2, EB3 and PERM). Must be dependable, detail oriented, organized and able to work independently, while managing some administrative work. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Spanish are required. Some experience with Excel and INSZoom immigration program desired. Interested applicants please send resume and writing sample to

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegals
Multiple Locations - Proskauer Rose LLP is seeking immigration paralegals for the Newark, NJ and New York offices. Recognized by Chamber USA as one of New Jersey's top labor and employment firms, the firm provides a full range of labor and employment services to businesses of all sizes in the New Jersey/New York Metropolitan area, throughout the United States. The ideal candidates will have 3+ years of experience in business immigration law, including H-1B, L-1A/B and blankets, TN, E-1/2, E-3, O-1 and PERM, with excellent English written and communication skills. Overtime is required and schedule flexibility is a big plus. This is a fast paced environment with excellent employee benefits and growth opportunity. Please send your resume to Angela Houghton at

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
New York, NY - Prominent midtown Manhattan immigration law firm is seeking paralegal with 1+ years of experience in employment based immigration, with an emphasis on PERM filing. Applicant will work in a high volume team environment and have client contact. The ideal candidate should have good writing, communication and organizational skills. Please send resume to

Law Firm Merger
New York, NY - Long-established, mid-sized New York immigration law practice is seeking a suitable practice for merger opportunity. All replies kept in confidence. Reply to

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Letters of the Week: Diallo Alassane, Susan Faulkner(2), Letty Gamez, John J. Branningan, Matthew U., Diane Schneider, ALi Campbell, Joseph Whalen, Lorine Cjmielewski, June Hill, Kenneth Rinzler, Don Crocetti, Rudolph DeLa Cruz, Stan Shafer, Gladys C Farris(2), EJ, Rita Lacroix

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
May 10, Washington, DC - The Woodrow Wilson Center is pleased to present the 'National Insecurities: Immigrants and U.S. Deportation Policy Since 1882'. Speakers include Deirdre Moloney and Former Wilson. For more information, see

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