Immigration Law

Recent Posts

Expert Tracks Top 5 Immigration Cases, Policies to Track in 2020 (Law360)
Posted on 3 Jan 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Expert author and Cornell Law professor Stephen W. Yale-Loehr comments on cases and policies to track in 2020 on the Law360 Immigration Page . Read More

Expert: High-Profile Immigration Litigation Skyrockets (Law360)
Posted on 20 Dec 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Suzanne Monyak, Law360, Dec. 19, 2019 "This year saw a number of key federal court rulings on the Trump administration’s immigration agenda, with some judges giving the president's restrictionist policies the green light and others halting... Read More

Law360 - AG's Bond Restrictions May Run Afoul Of Constitution
Posted on 18 Apr 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Nicole Narea, Law360, Apr. 17, 2019 "U.S. Attorney General William Barr's recent decision to restrict certain asylum-seekers from being released on bond vastly expands the Trump administration's detention capabilities, but scholars warn... Read More

Tags: bond , barr , Law360 , asylum

Expert: Supreme Court Immigration Cases 'More Important Than Ever'
Posted on 14 Dec 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Nicole Narea, Law360, Dec. 13, 2018 - "In Jennings v. Rodriguez , the high court ruled in February that certain immigrants held in mandatory detention during deportation proceedings aren't entitled to bond hearings after six months in custody... Read More

Guidance On H-1B Work Moves Leaves Penalties In Play - Law360
Posted on 23 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Guidance on H-1B work site changes issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on Tuesday eased a harsh filing deadline but did not shut the door on future punishments for employers who don’t amend petitions based on old moves, forcing... Read More

Audio of Oral Argument in DAPA Moms' Intervention Bid in CA5
Posted on 13 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Allissa Wickham, Law360, July 10, 2015 - "A Fifth Circuit panel seemed open Friday to a bid by three immigrant mothers to intervene in the high-profile suit over the president’s executive actions, in an oral argument session that highlighted... Read More

7 Immigration-Related Cases That May See High Court Action - Law360
Posted on 15 Oct 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Allissa Wickham, Law360, Oct. 14, 2015 -CASES TO WATCH Torres v. Lynch: Appeal from an immigrant who is facing deportation over an attempted-arson conviction in New York. Hernandez v. Mesa: Concerns the killing of a teenage Mexican boy, who was... Read More

Expert: Congress May Not Have Time to Change EB-5 Investor Visa Rules - Cornell Law Prof. Stephen W. Yale-Loehr (Law360)
Posted on 19 Sep 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Allissa Wickham, Law360, Sept. 16, 2016 - "“I think that there is serious concern about the EB-5 program, and people want to make reforms. But I think that people realize that it's too much to expect that Congress can make those reforms... Read More

Details Revealed On 18 New Immigration Judges - Law360
Posted on 8 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Law360, July 7, 2015 - " Eighteen judges have started new jobs in immigration courts around the U.S., and while their paths have intersected at the bench, documents provided to Law360 on Tuesday show they took distinct routes to get to this point... Read More

Landscaping Groups Sue Over New H-2B Regulations - Law360
Posted on 3 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Allissa Wickham, Law360, June 2, 2015 - "Several landscape businesses and groups launched a suit in Florida federal court Monday challenging brand-new regulations for the H-2B program issued by the U.S. Department of Labor and U.S. Department of... Read More

Law360 Opens Immigration Page, Daily Newsletter
Posted on 25 Feb 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Law360 (Portfolio Media, owned by LexisNexis ) has added an Immigration page and daily newsletter . Take a look! Read More

5 Reforms To Watch As The Immigration Debate Heats Up
Posted on 24 May 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Abigail Rubenstein, Law360, May 23, 2013 - "A Senate panel this week advanced an overhaul of U.S. immigration law, which is likely headed for a full Senate vote in June, but experts caution that the measure is still a long way from being signed into... Read More

Q&A With Fried Frank's Karen Grisez
Posted on 22 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Karen T. Grisez is public service counsel in Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP's Washington , D.C., office. She manages the office’s pro bono program and provides supervision and direct representation to pro bono clients in... Read More

Worker Fired For Refusing To Falsify I-9 Forms, Suit Claims
Posted on 23 Mar 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A Pennsylvania stone veneer product manufacturer and installer was slapped with a wrongful termination suit Friday by a former employee who claims she was canned for refusing to falsely certify I-9 forms to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security... Read More

Visas For Musicians? Plan Ahead, Not on Rock & Roll Time
Posted on 23 Feb 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Allissa Wickham, Law360, Feb. 22, 2016 - "One of the most important things a musician seeking a visa can do is to allow plenty of time for gathering support materials, according to Daniel Kowalski, an attorney with the Fowler Law Firm and editor... Read More