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Table of Contents for Nov. 15, 2018 Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 14 Nov 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Table of Contents for Nov. 15, 2018 Bender's Immigration Bulletin For deals, discounts and subscription options, call 1-877-394-8826 or shop here . Read More

The Immigration Crisis Jeff Sessions Leaves Behind - Julia Preston
Posted on 8 Nov 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Julia Preston, The Marshall Project, Nov. 7, 2018 - "Before he was forced to resign on Wednesday, Sessions was exceptionally aggressive as attorney general, using his authority to steer the immigration courts , restrict access for migrants to the... Read More

Table of Contents, Oct. 15, 2018 Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 4 Oct 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Table of Contents, Oct. 15, 2018 Bender's Immigration Bulletin No, not the free daily blog, www.bibdaily.com . I mean the bi-weekly magazine . (Subscription only; ask your LexisNexis rep for pricing, bundles; call 1-877-394-8826) Here's... Read More

Table of Contents, Sept. 15, 2018 Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 10 Sep 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

No, not the free daily blog, www.bibdaily.com . I mean the bi-weekly magazine . (Subscription only; ask your LexisNexis rep for pricing, bundles.) Here's a link to a PDF of the cover and ToC of the Sept. 15, 2018 issue. Highlight: "Shaping... Read More

News Excerpts from the May 15, 2017 Issue of Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 1 May 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Lawsuit over Expanded OPT Dismissed On April 19, 2017, a judge in Washington, D.C., dismissed a lawsuit by a union representing technology workers challenging the extension of the Optional Practical Training program for graduates with STEM degrees... Read More

Editor's Corner: Thank You, Readers!
Posted on 31 Dec 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Daniel M. Kowalski, Dec. 31, 2016 - Twenty years ago, I had just moved to Seattle and was looking for work. Nadine Wettstein gave me a telephone call and offered me a job editing Bender's Immigration Bulletin . I accepted and am still in her debt... Read More

August 15, 2017 Bender's Immigration Bulletin - Table of Contents
Posted on 7 Aug 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Here's a snapshot of the cover and table of contents for the August 15, 2017 Bender's Immigration Bulletin . Not yet a subscriber? Call 1-877-394-8826 to ask about pricing. Read More

News Excerpts From the Aug. 1, 2014, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 22 Jul 2014 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

IRS Adopts New Policy on ITINs | On June 30, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service announced that Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers will expire only if not used on a federal tax return for five consecutive years. The IRS will not begin deactivating... Read More

June 15, 2017 BIB - Table of Contents
Posted on 9 Jun 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Here's a snapshot of the cover and table of contents for the June 15, 2017 Bender's Immigration Bulletin. Not yet a subscriber? Call 1-877-394-8826 to ask about pricing. Read More

Excerpts From the July 1, 2013, Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 22 Jun 2013 by LexisNexis Communities Staff

Ethiopian Adoptions: PAIR Requirement Effective September 1, 2013, the government of Ethiopia will require that the prospective adoptive parents include evidence that the U.S. government completed a Pre-Adoption Immigration Review of the prospective... Read More

Excerpts From the June 1, 2013, Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 23 May 2013 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

Payment of USCIS Immigrant Visa Fee via USCIS ELIS USCIS has moved the online payment of the USCIS Immigrant Fee to its Electronic Immigration System ( USCIS ELIS ). Customers must now pay the $165 fee using USCIS ELIS after they receive their immigrant... Read More

News Excerpts From The Jan. 1, 2014, Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 19 Dec 2013 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

EOIR Issues New Guidance Following Settlement of Asylum Clock Suit | On December 2, 2013, the Office of the Chief Immigration Judge issued two memoranda concerning implementation of the employment authorization “clock” for asylum applicants... Read More