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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: Brewer files brief with Supreme Court in appeal over immigration law
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Headline: Dear Congressman Gutierrez, President Obama continues to Deport DREAMers

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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Los Angeles, CA - Stone & Grzegorek LLP is seeking a Senior Immigration Paralegal. The Senior Paralegal will primarily support the firm's business immigration caseload, including a highly successful EB-5 investor practice. We are seeking a college graduate (or experience equivalent) with a minimum of 5 years' experience in business immigration. Stone & Grzegorek LLP is a growing immigration law firm located in downtown Los Angeles. Please send your resume and inquiry to:

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Toronto, Canada - Ernst & Young is seeking an Associate Attorney. Ernst & Young's global alliance of independent law firms cooperate with our offices worldwide to provide our clients with integrated, quality service. The U.S. business immigration specialists at Egan LLP help companies address the challenges associated with managing today's globally mobile workforce. The firm's comprehensive range of U.S. business immigration services include obtaining both immigrant (green card) and non-immigrant status and visas as well as providing a range of U.S. immigration advisory services for employees and their employers. We are currently seeking an Associate Lawyer to manage multiple and challenging U.S. business immigration engagements and to contribute to the delivery of solutions and ideas for our diverse clients. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, and career advancement to the right candidate. The ideal candidate has the following qualifications: JD along with admission to any U.S. state bar, three to five years of business immigration experience, with an emphasis on high-volume H/L NIV and PERM filings Excellent managerial, organizational and verbal/written communication skills. For more information, please visit our website at - Job Code: TOR000J

Law Practice for Sale
After 32 years, it's time to move on. US immigration law practice, AV rated for the past 20 years, is for sale. This is the largest practice in the state, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The firm handles employment, family, removal, and consular cases. Multiple long-standing institutional clients. Equipment, multiple networked PC's, books, and furniture included. Annual revenues in excess of $1M for the past 10 years. Interested law firms should send inquiries to All correspondence will be treated as strictly confidential.

CLE Immigration Event
Los Angeles, CA - February 11, 2012 - The EB-5 employment creation green card is the hot ticket in immigration law today. Wealthy investors from around the world see the EB-5 visa as a convenient opportunity to invest in the United States and get an immigrant visa in the bargain. Handling EB-5s offers rich rewards for an attorney, and many potential pitfalls, too. Earn 6.5 CLE credits (including ethics) as you hear from some of the nation's leading subject matter experts (Klasko, Kurzban, Wolfsdorf, Lawler, Stone, Lau and Pederson). They will provide the basics of the EB-5 visa, as well as information on the differences between the private $1million and $500,000 investments, Regional Center investments, and many tips from the trenches. For more information and registration See Here

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