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LexisNexis® @ AILA SF in June: Booth 412 - Meet the Experts!

LexisNexis® Matthew Bender® will be at the AILA Annual Conference in San Francisco in June. Please visit us at Booth 412 . Review our publications and Meet the Experts! Wednesday, June 26 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Daniel M. Kowalski Thursday, June 27 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Stephen...

At the AILA Conference in Boston...Meet the Experts!

Come to the LexisNexis booth to meet: Wednesday, June 18 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Daniel M. Kowalski Thursday, June 19 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lindsay A. Curcio ; 5:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Ronald Y. Wada Friday, June 20 5:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Stephen Yale-Loehr Lindsay A. Curcio...

Experts: GOP Lawsuit Against Obama on Immigration Will Fail

"The Republicans’ response could very well depend on what the President does, “if and when” that occurs. Expanding DACA to include some family members of those already eligible could provoke a different reaction than smaller measures, such as expanding work permits for those in...

Legal Experts: Hanen Injunction Blocking DAPA 'Deeply Flawed'

"A group of 104 legal scholars and immigration law instructors signed a statement calling the Texas judge's decision that blocked President Barack Obama's immigration executive action "deeply flawed." In their statement provided to NBC News and made public Friday, the group...

LexisNexis at AILA Conference in DC: Meet the Experts, Win Prizes!

Visit the LexisNexis booth at the AILA 2015 Annual Conference on Immigration Law. Meet the Experts! - Win Prizes!

Experts Speculate on Outcome in Chinese Fugitive Case

"As China's most-wanted economic fugitives sits in a New Jersey jail seeking asylum in the United States, legal observers say the US and China may resolve her status through diplomacy. The first hearing for Yang Xiuzhu took place on Tuesday at an immigration court in Manhattan. The 30-minute...

Legal Immigration Benefits Economy: Expert

" Legal immigration has benefited the economy overall, said Stephen Yale-Loehr , a Cornell University Law School professor who works on immigration and asylum law. A 2011 report from the American Enterprise Institute found that temporary workers, both unskilled and skilled, actually add jobs to...

Experts: Repealing Birthright Citizenship 'Almost Impossible' and Counterproductive

"A policy paper released by 2016 Republican frontrunner Donald Trump this weekend has reopened a question in the immigration debate that some of Trump's fellow GOP candidates may want to avoid: Is it time to end birthright citizenship? According to Trump, it is - and his plan promises to...

LexisNexis Expert Yale-Loehr: Scalia's Absence May Not Affect Immigration Case

Laura D. Francis, Bloomberg BNA, Feb. 17, 2016 - "Stephen Yale-Loehr of Miller Mayer in Ithaca, N.Y., said the case might have split 5-4 in favor of the states if Scalia remained on the court, which would result in a 4-4 tie without him. A tie vote means there is no Supreme Court precedent, and...

Expert: Trump Immigration Ban Could Trigger Retaliation on U.S. Travelers

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 at Cornell. “Countries could retaliate by...

LexisNexis Immigration Experts at AC16 in Las Vegas!

Meet expert LexisNexis immigration authors/editors Lindsay A. Curcio, Stephen Yale-Loehr, Dan Kowalski and Brian Schmitt at our exhibit hall booth in Las Vegas at the AILA 2016 Annual Conference! Four chances to win valuable prizes!

Expert: Immigration Would 'Grind to a Near Halt' Under Trump's 'Extreme Vetting'

Politico, Aug. 15, 2016 - ""Immigration to the United States would grind to a near halt if millions of people are subject to background checks based on subjective criteria," said Cornell University law professor Stephen Yale-Loehr , who added: "This proposal would also cost billions...

LexisNexis Expert Author Stephen W. Yale-Loehr Addresses Flaws, Evolution of U.S. Immigration Policy

Cornell Daily Sun, Sept. 30, 2016 - "Prof. Stephen Yale-Loehr ’77 JD ’81, immigration law, discussed the current state of immigration policy and how either a Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton presidency would change the issue’s evolution in Klarman Hall Tuesday. Yale-Loehr asserted...