Siskind's Immigration Bulletin – August 14, 2009


In this bulletin:

1. Openers

2. The ABC's Of Immigration, Employer Compliance Series: Unfair Immigration Practices

3. Ask

4. Border and Enforcement News

- Obama Pledges Overhaul National Immigrant Detainment System

- DHS: New System Focuses Immigrant Arrests on Serious Criminals

- Investigation Finds Sharp Increase in Corruption Charges Among Border Patrol

- DHS: Border Now Safer Than 9/11

5. News from the Courts

6. News Bytes

- Obama expects 2010 Immigration Reform

- California Ballot Initiative Seeks to End Public Benefits for Undocumented Immigrants

- Obama Reverses Bush, Allows Battered Foreign Women US Asylum

- H-2B Applications Resume after Low Applicant Turnout

- Number of Immigrant Petitions to US Sees Decline for Second Straight Year

7. Washington Watch

8. Notes from the Blogs

9. State Department Visa Bulletin for August 2009

10. Green Card Diversity Lottery Results for 2010 (DV-2010)

Please see full bulletin below for more information.

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DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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