Immigration Law

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Deep Knowledge - The Treatise (2 March 2016)
Posted on 2 Mar 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Immigration Law and Procedure is a 21-Volume "Bible'' of immigration law that has been cited in over 450 federal court decisions in cases from across the U.S. circuit courts of appeals, federal district courts, and the U.S. Supreme Court... Read More

Expert: Trump Immigration Ban Could Trigger Retaliation on U.S. Travelers
Posted on 19 Jun 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Julia Preston, New York Times, June 19, 2016 - "Whatever the range of a ban, the United States could expect swift reciprocal responses. “I can see severe adverse political fallout,” said Stephen Yale-Loehr , an immigration law professor... Read More

Pub. Update - Immigration Law & Procedure (April 2016)
Posted on 2 May 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Here is a link to the Highlights from the April 2016 release of updates to ILP. Immigration Law and Procedure is a 21-Volume "Bible'' of immigration law that has been cited in over 450 federal court decisions in cases from across the U.S... Read More

Q & A: What Can President Trump Really Do About Immigration? (LexisNexis Expert Author Stephen Yale-Loehr)
Posted on 10 Nov 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Dianne Solís, Dallas Morning News, Nov. 10, 2016 - " Stephen Yale-Loehr is an authority on U.S. immigration and asylum law and an adjunct professor at Cornell University Law School. He was a collaborator on the award-winning book Green Card... Read More

Steve Yale-Loehr on Trump, EB-5
Posted on 9 Dec 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

LexisNexis immigration law expert author and Cornell law professor Steve Yale-Loehr is in the news regarding Donald Trump's Muslim ban proposal ( here and here ) and the EB-5 investor visa program ( here .) Read More

U.S. Firms, Workers Try to Beat H-1B Visa Lottery System
Posted on 2 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Companies eager to hire foreign talent, mostly in the tech sector, and workers hoping for jobs in the U.S. have found ways to game a government lottery used to distribute a limited number of visas each year. Immigration lawyers involved in the... Read More

LexisNexis Expert Yale-Loehr on Trump, Cruz Deportation Plans - The O'Reilly Factor
Posted on 25 Feb 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The O'Reilly Factor, Feb. 24, 2016 - "Are Donald Trump and Ted Cruz's strategies constitutional? 'The O'Reilly Factor' investigates. Stephen Yale-Loehr , John Yoo." [Cornell Law Prof. Stephen Yale-Loehr is the co-author... Read More

Expert Yale-Loehr: Trump's Muslim Ban Would Pose 'Novel Questions' for Supreme Court
Posted on 14 Dec 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Associated Press, Dec. 14, 2015 - "There's no legal or historical precedent for closing U.S. borders to the world's 1.6 billion Muslims, but neither is there any Supreme Court case that clearly prevents a president or Congress from doing... Read More

Experts: Trump's Muslim Ban Proposal Unconstitutional
Posted on 8 Dec 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

New York Times, Dec. 7, 2015 - "Experts on immigration law and policy expressed shock at the proposal Monday afternoon. “This is just so antithetical to the history of the United States,” said Nancy Morawetz, a professor of clinical law... Read More

Expert: President Has Wide Legal Authority to Act on Immigration, but Narrow Political Options
Posted on 14 Nov 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Stephen Yale-Loehr , Cornell law professor and co-author of a 21-volume immigration law treatise , assesses President Obama’s legal authority to act unilaterally to fix our broken immigration system. Contact Yale-Loehr at 607-379-9707 or SWY1@cornell... Read More

LexisNexis Expert: States' Refugee Refusal is Unconstitutional - Stephen W. Yale-Loehr
Posted on 18 Nov 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Quoted in the Wall Street Journal , Cornell law professor and LexisNexis expert author Stephen W. Yale-Loehr said, "States cannot decide to accept refugees from country X but not from country Y,” and noted that such refusal would be unconstitutional... Read More

Now More Than Ever, You Need Deep Knowledge...You Need The Treatise!
Posted on 29 Mar 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Deep Knowledge - The Treatise Immigration Law and Procedure is a 21-Volume "Bible'' of immigration law that has been cited in over 450 federal court decisions in cases from across the U.S. circuit courts of appeals, federal district courts... Read More

The Immigration Act of 1990: Unfinished Business a Quarter-Century Later (MPI Issue Brief)
Posted on 13 Jul 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Muzaffar Chishti and Stephen Yale-Loehr, July 2016 - "The Immigration Act of 1990 was a significant milestone, representing the first major overhaul of the U.S. legal immigration system in a quarter-century. The law, which remains the framework for... Read More

Trump, Clinton and Immigration - Marketplace
Posted on 2 Sep 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Nancy Marshall-Genzer, Sept. 1, 2016 - "Amid the whirlwind coverage of Donald Trump's trip to Mexico and his immigration speech, one thing may be lost: what Hillary Clinton would do. Here’s what Clinton says she would do. Introduce “comprehensive... Read More

Borders and Ballots: An Expert's View of the Election's Impact on Immigration
Posted on 7 Oct 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Cornell University, Oct. 7, 2016 - Professor Steve Yale-Loehr of the Cornell Law School analyzes the immigration policy positions of presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. [60-minute video.] Professor Yale-Loehr is the co-author of... Read More