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News Excerpts From the July 15, 2016, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin

Review of Supreme Court Activity | In the last weeks of the 2015 term, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision, a nondecision, and two grants of certiorari in cases that apply to immigration. The nondecision was in United States v. Texas , 2016...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Lawyer and Wife Pay $1M Forfeiture in H-1B Scam

DOJ, June 30, 2016 - "The Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont announced today that Loreto Kudera, age 45, and Hazel Kudera, age 43, a married couple from New York, New York, who have pleaded guilty to an immigration fraud...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Judge Orders Release of Photos of Border Patrol 'Ice Box' (Hieleras) Holding Cells

Jorge Rivas, June 29, 2016 - "A District Court in Tucson this week unsealed hundreds of documents and photos that reveal the government has long been aware of the inhumane conditions in the Border Patrol’s infamous “hieleras,” temporary...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Wolfsdorf on Minors as Primary EB-5 Applicants

Bernard P. Wolfsdorf , Esq. and Joseph M. Barnett, Esq., June 27, 2016 - "This article should be read together with the blog co-authored with Catherine DeBono Holmes , Esquire, a top securities Lawyer, “ Suggested Procedures and Possible Options...

Daniel M. Kowalski
H-2B Civil Penalties Adjusted for Inflation - DHS, DOL

Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 127 / Friday, July 1, 2016 - "The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) (collectively, ‘‘the Departments’’) are jointly issuing this interim final...

Daniel M. Kowalski
ESTA Updated re Somalia, Libya, Yemen and Global Entry

Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 117 / Friday, June 17, 2016 - "DHS/CBP is updating this system of records notice, last published on February 23, 2016 (81 FR 8979), to modify the scope of the system of records to reflect that the Secretary of Homeland...