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Daniel M. Kowalski
Jeffrey S. Chase: The Impact of Returning Children on Well-Founded Fear

Jeffrey S. Chase, Dec. 8, 2017 - "I received a request to discuss the following hypothetical: an asylum-seeking couple has a U.S. citizen child. Because of the need for both parents to work, they send the child to their country of origin. The question...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Cyrus D. Mehta: N.Y. State Bar vs. Avvo - Will the Uberization of Immigration Law Practice Overcome Outdated Advertising Rules Governing Lawyers?

Cyrus Mehta, Dec. 11, 2017 - "Companies like Avvo are using their marketing platform to provide more opportunities for younger and solo lawyers to gain clients and thus level the playing field. Avvo Legal Services seeks to disrupt the traditional...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Immigration Jail Slave Wage Cases Move Forward: Chen v. GEO Group; Menocal v. GEO Group

Prof. Jacqueline Stevens, Dec. 8, 2017 - "Federal district court judge Robert Bryan in the Western District of Washington State on December 6, 2017 filed two orders denying GEO's motions to dismiss the latest lawsuits seeking damages for violating...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Audio of CA4 En Banc Oral Argument, IRAP v. Trump (Dec. 8, 2017)

Audio of CA4 En Banc Oral Argument, IRAP v. Trump (Dec. 8, 2017) En Banc Panel: Chief Judge Roger L. Gregory Judge Paul V. Niemeyer Judge Diana Gribbon Motz Judge William B. Traxler, Jr. Judge Robert B. King Judge Dennis W. Shedd Judge G. Steven...

Daniel M. Kowalski
DOS Posts Guidance, FAQ on Travel Ban (Dec. 8, 2017)

State Department - "On December 4, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court granted the government’s motions for emergency stays of preliminary injunctions issued by U.S. District Courts in the Districts of Hawaii and Maryland. The preliminary injunctions...

Daniel M. Kowalski
The Dream Act Could Bring the Rule of Law Back to Immigration Policy

Prof. Hiroshi Motomura, Los Angeles Times Op-Ed, Dec. 7, 2017 - "When President Trump announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in September, he also punted. He left it to Congress to decide if the country would extend...