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Treatise Editor Cited on Reform Efforts

Stephen W. Yale-Loehr , senior editor of Immigration Law & Procedure , was quoted recently on the push for Comprehensive Immigration Reform: “Immigration reform, like tax and Social Security reform, is very complex,” said Stephen Yale-Loehr, an immigration law expert and professor...

Investor Visa Holders Worry Reform Will Leave Them Out

"Discussion leading up to the introduction of a comprehensive immigration reform in the U.S. Senate early Wednesday has largely focused on disagreements over a pathway to citizenship for people here illegally. But there’s concern over whether it’ll address those immigrants like Jong...

Expert: Less Than 50% Chance For Immigration Reform

A lot can change in the coming weeks and months, but right now, immigration law expert Stephen W. Yale-Loehr says it will be "hard to get all the moving pieces to align ... The chances of getting something enacted this year are less than 50% because of the short number of legislative days and the...

Expert: Senate Immigration Bill a 'Balancing Act'

"Proponents of the bill face an even tougher challenge: how to lure more Republicans to support the legislation without alienating Democrats and losing the support of key immigrant rights' groups. "It's a balancing act," said Stephen Yale-Loehr , an immigration expert and professor...

Is Immigration Reform Dead?

"I think it's the conventional wisdom that immigration reform is dead in the House," said Stephen Yale-Loehr , an immigration expert at Cornell Law School. "But I think there could still be a surprise." - Gannett, Sept. 27, 2013 .

Yale-Loehr: Cantor Loss Not Necessarily Fatal to Immigration Reform

"Cantor's loss might make other Republicans facing conservative challenges skittish, said [LexisNexis expert author] Stephen Yale-Loehr , an immigration law professor at Cornell University Law School. "One primary does not determine the fate of immigration reform, however it does make it...

Expert: Immigration Reform May Be Victor in Midterm Elections

Stephen Yale-Loehr , Cornell law professor and co-author of a 21-volume immigration law treatise , assesses how the election results will affect immigration reform. With Republicans now controlling both the House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, is comprehensive immigration reform dead for the...

Expert: Immigration Reform May Come In 'Bite-Size Packages,' If At All

“[Sessions’ opposition to the bill] shows the tension within the Republican Party. You've got some members who want to be accommodating on immigration because they want to attract the Latino vote for 2016, whereas others are firmly anti-immigrant and want to focus solely on strengthening...