Immigration Law

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Free Webinar on Family Separation and Family Detention at the Border (1pm Eastern, Wed., June 27, 2017)
Posted on 26 Jun 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

PLI - "In the past several weeks, the administration has escalated its efforts to detain, deport, and deter asylum seekers, particularly those from Central America. The administration has used a “zero-tolerance” policy of prosecuting... Read More

OFLC Schedules H-2A, H-2B Webinars in October 2017
Posted on 19 Oct 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

As part of the Office of Foreign Labor Certification's (OFLC) on-going efforts to increase public engagement, OFLC will host a webinar on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 , designed to educate stakeholders, program users, and other interested members of... Read More

Tags: webinar , H-2B , H-2A

MPI Webinar Today, 3PM ET - Beyond the Surge: Unaccompanied Child Migrants in U.S. Communities, Immigration Court, and Schools
Posted on 15 Oct 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

MPI, Oct. 15, 2015 - "Despite creation of a priority docket for dealing with the surge in arrivals of unaccompanied children from Central America, the U.S. immigration court system has yet to take up most of their cases. And even in cases where immigration... Read More

Webinar June 26, 2014: Helping Child Migrants
Posted on 24 Jun 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Helping Child Migrants: Learn How to Represent Children Who Need Immigration and Family Court Assistance (Free Audio-only) PLEASE NOTE the 3:00 PM START TIME FOR THIS FREE ONE-HOUR BRIEFING. June 26, 2014, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (E.D.T.) You can... Read More

Tags: webinar , PLI , migrants

MPI Webinar Today: DACA at Three (2:00 P.M. EDT, Tues. Aug.11, 2015)
Posted on 11 Aug 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"August 2015 marks the three-year anniversary of the implementation of the Obama administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and approximately one year since U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) began... Read More

Tags: mpi , daca , webinar

Free CLE 'Crimmigration' Webinar October 24, 2012: LexisNexis
Posted on 17 Oct 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"LexisNexis Presents a Complimentary CLE Accredited Webinar : Criminal Law and Immigration Intersection 101 - New federal legislation has created more overlap between criminal law and immigration than ever before. Learn about the impacts of recent... Read More

DOL H-2B News
Posted on 19 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

From the DOL website on Mar. 19, 2012: "On March 14, 2012, the Department held the first in a series of three webinars intended to educate program users, and other stakeholders on the changes to the H-2B program made by the H-2B Final Rule (published... Read More

Tags: DOL , webinar , materials , H-2B

Raids Webinar, Wed. Jan. 13, 2016
Posted on 11 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Immigration Raids: Update, Advocacy Strategies, Legal Strategies, and Resources - "This webinar will help advocates respond to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids. ICE has targeted recently-arrived Central American families with removal... Read More

Tags: webinar , raids

Free TRAC Webinar Focuses on Shifts in Immigration Court Orders and Backlogs
Posted on 24 Apr 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

(24 Apr 2012) During the most recent quarter (January-March 2012), the Immigration Courts issued 2,429 fewer deportation orders than in the previous quarter (October-December 2011). The proportion of cases resulting in an ordered deportation... Read More

Navigating the ITIN Renewal Process - Free Webinar (Jan. 25, 2017)
Posted on 24 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Navigating the ITIN Renewal Process: Implications for Immigrant and VITA Communities Wed, Jan 25, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM MST "Since the IRS announcement of mandatory ITIN renewals for a select group of ITIN holders several months ago, VITA programs... Read More

Tags: ITIN , webinar , Renewal

Webinar July 16, 2014: Immigration Relief for Victims of Human Trafficking
Posted on 10 Jul 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invites you to participate in a webinar training session on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Eastern) to discuss relief options available to victims of human trafficking, domestic... Read More

USCIS Webinar, Apr. 3, 2014: Online Customer Service Tools
Posted on 28 Mar 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invites you to participate in a webinar on Thursday , April 3 , 2014, from 2 to 3 p.m. Eastern to discuss USCIS’s online customer service tools. During this engagement, we will share an... Read More

EOIR to Host Stakeholder Teleconference and Webinar on Recognition and Accreditation Program
Posted on 9 Jun 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) invites interested parties to participate in a teleconference and Webinar providing a general overview of EOIR's recognition and accreditation program. This event is intended to educate interested... Read More

DOL Schedules H-2B Webinars, Briefing
Posted on 2 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Department has scheduled three webinars and one public briefing to educate stakeholders, program users, and other interested members of the public on changes to the H–2B program made by the H–2B Final Rule and on applying for H–2B... Read More

Free CLINIC Webinar: Immigration-Related Employment Discrimination (June 14th, 2017)
Posted on 10 Jun 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

CLINIC - "June 14th, 2-4:00pm Eastern Are you unsure what documents are required to verify employment eligibility? Do your clients complain that employers are asking for specific documents or too many documents? Is there any relief for clients... Read More