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May 24, 2010
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Classifieds: Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney, Help Wanted:
Immigration Attorney, Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney, Forensic
Psychology Services, Case Management Technology
1. Article: Bloggings On IT Immigration by Rami D Fakhoury
2. Article: Bloggings on Political Asylum by Jason Dzubow
3. Comment: Are You LinkedIn
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4. Focus: Consular Processing Tips for Experts
ILW.COM is pleased to announce a new 3-part telephonic seminar
"Consular Processing Tips for Experts" with Jan Pederson
(discussion leader), Paul Isel, Elaine Witty and others. The
curriculum is as follows:
FIRST Phone Session on May 27: Non-Immigrant Visa Processing
++ Nonimmigrant Visa Hurdles
++ Where to apply for a visa?
++ Petition approval by USCIS - never an assurance of visa
++ Tracking down returned petitions and obtaining expeditious
reaffirmation of approval
++ Preparing client for NIV interview
++ Best practices for B-1, H-1B and L-1 processing in India
++ Best practices in E cases in London, Canada and Mexico
++ Waivers of inadmissibility for NIVs
++ What to do when the consul says no!
SECOND Phone Session on June 17: Immigrant Visa Processing
++ Immigrant Visa Processing
++Re-adjudication of Labor certifications, visa petitions, and
qualifications of applicant
++Following to join issues
++Considerations in family-based petitions
++ What to do when the consul says no!
THIRD Phone Session on July 8: Waiver Practice In Consular
++ Waiver practice in Consular Processing
++ How to prepare an IV waiver package
++ Strategies for avoiding criminal conviction inadmissibilities
++ Pretrial detention in lieu of conviction
++ Humanitarian parole
++ Visa Waiver at port of entry
++ NIW Waiver Processing
++What to include in package
++Matter of Haranka
++ Coming to America when visa not issued
Tuesday, May 25 is the deadline to sign up. For more info,
including speaker bios, detailed curriculum, and registration
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5. Article: Bloggings On PERM Labor Certification by Joel Stewart
6. Article: Bloggings on Deportation And Removal by Matthew
7. Article: Bloggings on Immigration Law And Policy by Greg
8. News: CRS Report On Immigration Visa Issuances And Grounds for
9. Tweet: RT @elchupakabras: Senate Dems to give federal
commission say over legal immigrant workers:http://bit.ly/cQIb3M
NO action till 2011 !!
10. Tweet: Major anti website founder hints at violence
http://ow.ly/1P2dj Racist tries to usurp Abolitionist heritage
belonging to immigrants!!!
11. Tweet: Racist thug AZ governor says reading Gestapo law is
necessary to criticise ithttp://ow.ly/1OCxv Next she will want
us to read Mein Kampf !
12. Tweet: Traitor-legislator now attacks babies - US citizens -
in Arizonahttp://ow.ly/1OBwz Lets deport this racist to
13. Tweet: TheHill on Congressional agenda for June onwards:
http://ow.ly/1OBvh Democrats continue lies ... no #immigration
relief in sight.
14. Tweet: WaPo: Maryland girl's comments to Michelle Obama
revive debate over mixed-status familieshttp://ow.ly/1Oplm
15. Tweet: BBC: Is Dora the Explorer an illegal #immigrant?
16. Tweet: WaPo: Racist GOP primary hopeful pins hope on anti-
17. Tweet: NYTimes: #Immigration Law in Arizona Reveals G.O.P.
18. Tweet: RT @izofice RT @KOLD_news13 Photos of protestors who R
'chained' around a column in the Border patrol lobby at DMAFB
19. Tweet: Stratfor: US kidnappers target undocumented
http://ow.ly/1Op47 Consequence of AZ Gestapo type laws!
20. Tweet: HuffPo: Little Girl Who Challenged First Lady Is
Right: Obama Is Deporting More #Immigrants Than Ever
http://ow.ly/1OoRB Fire #ICE chief!
21. Tweet: One More!! Columbus, Ohio, Mayor Bans City Travel to
22. Tweet: RollCall: Obama #Immigration Comments Rile Congress
23. Tweet: Racist thug Sen. Sessions demands #ICE chief ouster
http://ow.ly/1Ootw We want #ICE chief ousted too - for over-
24. Tweet: GregSiskind: #Dora the law breaker! #immigration
25. Tweet: RT @willcoley: RT @ManEegee: Native/Indigenous Peoples
Against #SB1070 protest underway in downtown Tucson:
26. Tweet: HT @NJImmigration: States Gear Up to Follow Arizona's
Lead on #Immigrationhttp://ow.ly/1Oo7U
27. Tweet: Removal Book: Learn abt removal proceedings, relief
from removal, appeals & much more. For table of contents & get
28. Tweet: It is our children who have shown the courage to
confront the beast & it is @BarackObama who holds the leash to
29. Tweet: Thanks for the #FFs and RTs! @unwindyormind @catballou
@SparBernstein @rubberstamprosk @artweestic @willcoley - Happy
30. Tweet: The Consular Posts Book: this useful guide covers
major consular posts, theory and practice. See the complete
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1. Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
downtown Chicago - AzulaySeiden Law Group
seeks an immigration attorney. To be considered, a candidate must
have 2+ years experience practicing immigration law. Fluency in a
foreign language and varied immigration experience preferred. The
firm practices all areas of immigration law, including business,
family, removal defense, appellate work and outbound immigration
services. Looking for a motivated, committed individual who wants
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diversity and seek a goal driven individual who will appreciate
the opportunity to work in a leading US immigration law firm. We
offer fair compensation based on experience, a full benefits
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2. Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Washington, DC: Steptoe & Johnson LLP
seeks associate or immigration specialist for our immigration
practice. A JD with immigration experience is highly preferred,
but will consider candidates who are not attorneys but have
extensive and substantive knowledge about business immigration.
Should possess strong writing skills and ability to interact with
clients effectively and extensively. Principals only. Send resume
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3. Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Washington, DC - The Office of Chief Counsel seeks experienced
attorney with experience in federal acquisitions law, fiscal law
and other administrative laws for the Commercial and
Administrative Law Division. Serve as senior attorney providing
advice to the Chief of the Commercial and Administrative Law
Division, the Chief Counsel, and USCIS officials on issues
related to federal acquisitions law, fiscal law, and other forms
of general administrative law in support of USCIS' mission. For
more info, including how to apply, key in Job Announcement
Number: COU-CIS-2010-0006 at USAJobs.com.
Applications should be sent to: Lakisha Richardson at
mailto:ALD.ALD@dhs.gov by 5pm EST, Monday, May 24, 2010. Position
starts at GS-12, GS-13 level, GS-14, or GS-15 level, depending on
experience, and has promotion potential to GS-15/10 level.
4. Forensic Psychology Services
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psychologists and attorneys, and also AILA members. The Group's
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