Immigration Law

You Have Questions, the Treatise Has Answers

Immigration Law and Procedure is the flagship practice guide, only from LexisNexis. A comprehensive treatise with analysis and primary law resources.

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. Authors Stephen Yale-Loehr and Ron Wada are nationally respected immigration specialists whose professional expertise has made Immigration Law & Procedure the flagship immigration treatise. Their analysis and opinions on undecided points of law have carried considerable weight with the courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court.

Inside you'll find comprehensive, detailed practice guide coverage of all aspects of immigration law, including:

• Development of the Immigration Laws; 
• Institutions of Immigration Law (agencies and their operation; attorneys; rights privileges and liabilities of aliens; sanctions, discrimination, and employment authorization); 
• Process of Controlling Entry Into the United States (admission process; restrictions); 
• Nonimmigrants (classification, terms of admission, and procedures; separate chapters on the various classifications); 
• Immigrants (classifications exempt from numerical restrictions; classifications subject to numerical restrictions; procedures for obtaining permanent residence; final steps to resident status); 
• Admission, Parole, and Removal (procedure at border; grounds of exclusion/inadmissibility; waivers; removal of noncitizens; exclusion proceedings); 
• Deportability/Deportation (grounds; procedure; relief from deportation); 
• Nationality and Citizenship (acquisition of citizenship or nationality by or at birth; naturalization requirements, procedure, and special classes; acquisition of citizenship after birth other than by naturalization; evidence of citizenship; loss of U.S. citizenship or nationality; civil liabilities and criminal offenses); 
• Judicial Review; 
• Miscellaneous Matters (including taxation; international medical graduates; detention of noncitizens; damage actions against government officials; civil liabilities and criminal offenses; class actions; Canadian immigration law--permanent admission; temporary workers in Canada).

Plus essential, easily accessible primary source materials, you expect from LexisNexis, including: 

•  United Nations Documents/Treaties
•  Presidential Documents (Executive Orders, Proclamations, Determinations, etc.) 
•  CBP Inspector's Field Manual
•  Federal Register Materials 
•  OFLC FAQs and FAQ Rounds
•  BALCA Deskbook -- including Supplement 
•  Foreign Affairs Manual -- 7 FAM Citizenship and Nationality
•  Foreign Affairs Manual -- 9 FAM Visas
•  Dept. of State Reciprocity Schedules and Civil Documents (By Country)

Subscription includes the following:

Bender's Immigration Regulations Service - This two-volume loose leaf service contains regulations from 8 CFR (Department of Homeland Security and Department of Justice), and relevant regulations of the Departments of State, Labor, Justice, and Health and Human Services. This publication is updated on a regular basis as changes in the regulations occur.

Bender's Immigration and Nationality Act Service - This publication contains the complete text of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), as well as the text of many ancillary provisions of statutory immigration law that have not been enacted as part of the INA. Extensive footnotes provide helpful details concerning the sources of legislative amendments.

Bender's Immigration Bulletin - Published bi-weekly, Bender's Immigration Bulletin contains articles by recognized experts and experienced practitioners in Immigration law, as well as highlights of court and administrative decisions, and reprints of valuable agency documents.

Charles Gordon (1905-1999)
Stanley Mailman (co-author from 1985 to 2011)
Stephen Yale-Loehr
Ronald Y. Wada

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