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Article: Schumer Attacks Staffing Companies Use of H-1B by Greg Siskind

Article: Report: 8% of US Births in 2008 Were to Undocumented Immigrants? by Matthew Kolken

Article: Second Circuit Denies Chinese Asylum Cases En Masse by Jason Dzubow

News: USCIS Publishes Draft Request For Evidence (RFE) Template For Comment

News: CRS Report On Homeland Security Intelligence: Perceptions, Statutory Definitions, And Approaches

Focus: THE I-140 BOOK
THE I-140 BOOK features contributions from Brian S. Weiss, Kristen Quan Hammill, Prakash Khatri, Faye M. Kolly, Sherry Neal, Howard L. Kushner, and Dorothee B. Mitchell, the book's Editor and Principal Author is noted practitioner Herbert A. Weiss. The Table of Contents is as follows:
PART I. I-140 INTRODUCTION
Chapter One: Author's Introduction
Chapter Two: Basic Important Employment-Based Concepts by Kristen Quan Hammill
PART II. I-140 BY HERBERT A. WEISS
Chapter One: Basic Overview of the I-140 EBIV Process
Chapter Two: The Scope of Agency Authority
Chapter Three: The Job Offer Requirement
Chapter Four: The Immigration Act of 1990
Chapter Five: The EB-11 Extraordinary Ability
Chapter Six: The EB-12 Outstanding Professor and Researcher
Chapter Seven: The EB-13 Multinational Manager and Executive
Chapter Eight: The EB-2 Advanced Degree Professional and Person of Exceptional Merit and Ability
Chapter Nine: The EB-3 Professional, Skilled Worker, And Other Worker
Chapter Ten: The I-140 Form
Chapter Eleven: The Standard of Evidence
Chapter Twelve: Priority Dates
Chapter Thirteen: Filing Multiple Petitions
Chapter Fourteen: Successors in Interest
Chapter Fifteen: Ability of Prospective Employer to Pay Wage
Chapter Sixteen: Portability
Chapter Seventeen: Revocation, Invalidation and The Section 204(c) Bar
Chapter Eighteen: Withdrawals and Appeals/Motions
Chapter Nineteen: A Checklist For Putting Together I-140s (And Some Do's And Don'ts)
PART III. SPECIAL I-140 TOPICS
Chapter One: Step by Step For Schedule A Applications by Sherry Neal
Chapter Two: Aliens of Exceptional Ability in the Performing Arts by Howard L. Kushner
Chapter Three: Derivative Beneficiaries of Employment Based Immigrant Petitions and the Child Status Protection Act (CSPA) by Dorothee Mitchell and Faye M. Kolly
Chapter Four: The Future of The I-140 (Employment-Based Immigration) Process by Prakash Khatri
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Headline: 'Terror babies:' The new immigration scare tactic http://ow.ly/2pix7
Headline: Engage, Lobby, Love: Elizabeth Gilbert's Passionate Advocacy for LGBT Immigrant Families http://ow.ly/2pir1
Headline: GOP flirting with disaster on Latinos: surest sign that the Republican Party has written off Latinos in the elections http://ow.ly/2pilp
Headline: Florida Republicans Move to the Right on Immigration http://ow.ly/2pgll
Headline: Obama to Sign Border Security Bill today http://ow.ly/2pgio
Headline: Immigration Impasse: Senate Passes Border Security Bill, Immigrant Groups Disillusioned on Other Elements of Reform http://ow.ly/2pgco
Headline: Charges Dropped Against 12 Undocumented Youth who staged sit-ins in DC to ask Congress for the passage of the "Dream Act" http://ow.ly/2pg5S
Headline: Immigration Practice: a complete guide w/ issues & procedures lawyers need to handle an immigration matter. Get ur copy http://ow.ly/2gPqI
Headline: LGBT groups support boycott over Arizona immigration law http://ow.ly/2oSHA

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Help Wanted: Immigration Professionals
Washington, DC - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services offers unique Senior Executive Service (SES) career opportunities in Washington, DC. USCIS will be accepting applications for several SES positions starting, July 23, 2010 through August 20, 2010. Therefore, if you are interested you must act fast. If any of these challenging and rewarding careers interests you, please review the official vacancy announcement located on the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) USA jobs website. Please be sure to search for and reference vacancy announcement numbers below. Chief, Office of Public Engagement (Vacancy number: EXSER/10-037CIS); Deputy Associate Director, Management Directorate (Vacancy number: EXSER/10-038CIS); Deputy Director, California Service Center (Vacancy number: EXSER/10-039CIS) Visit us online at www.uscis.gov/careers. EOE.

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Publisher:  Sam Udani    Legal Editor:  Michele Kim                        ISSN:   1930-062X


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