CILA Webinar: “Children’s Immigration Law: 2021 Roundup”

Houston, TX

You are invited to join this webinar presentation providing a review of substantive and procedural changes in immigration law affecting unaccompanied children over the past year. The webinar will guide participants through the changes that have occurred since the last CILA Roundup webinar in October of 2020. Topics covered will include changes and updates related […]

Death of the Petitioner: Remedies for Survivors

Houston, TX

This is the last webinar in the three-part series, “Selected Issues in Family-Based Immigration.” Two statutory and one regulatory provision allow surviving family members to immigrate despite the death of the petitioner. We will analyze the eligibility criteria and filing requirements for each of the three remedies and discuss the practical aspects of: Widow(er) petitions. […]

Ethical Scenarios for Removal Defense

Houston, TX

This webinar provides information and insight on how to navigate ethical scenarios advocates may encounter in removal defense practice. Presenters will cover: Sources of rules; Scope of representation; Establishing a client relationship; Unauthorized practice of immigration law; and Drafting a solid client representation agreement. MCLE: 1.5 (Legal Ethics) Training prices: Private Attorneys and Staff - $80, […]

Assisting Citizens of Afghanistan

Houston, TX

Afghan evacuees who are being resettled in the United States will require support and legal assistance over the coming months and years. The majority of evacuees arrived on parole and will need to take steps to obtain permanent legal status before the expiration of their parole documents. The presenters will discuss the current legal status of the Afghan […]

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One Year In: President Biden’s Track Record on Immigration

Houston, TX

President Biden laid out an ambitious immigration agenda while on the campaign trail and promised to enact immigrant-friendly policies during his first year in office. One year in, the Biden administration has seen mixed success in implementing its priorities, achieving progress in some critical areas while failing to meet its commitments in others. Join experts […]

Fading Hope: A Year of Immigrant Children’s Rights under the Biden Administration

Houston, TX

On the anniversary of the Biden administration taking office, join the Young Center for Immigrant Children's Rights and our partners at the border as we discuss new threats to children’s safety at the border. After four years of constant attacks on the rights of immigrant children and families, the Biden administration started its campaign and […]

How to Apply for DOJ Full Accreditation

Houston, TX

Is your nonprofit organization interested in representing clients before the immigration court using non-attorneys who have DOJ full accreditation? If so, please join CLINIC staff for this informative webinar on how you can expand access to removal defense representation in your community by obtaining DOJ full accreditation for your partial accredited staff.  We will discuss the […]

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Public Charge: Thawing the Chill for Immigrant Families

Houston, TX

Join No Kid Hungry for a webinar highlighting the findings of a recent survey on the impact of the harmful public charge policy on immigrant families. No Kid Hungry teamed up with the Protecting Immigrant Families (PIF) coalition on a survey to gain a deeper understanding of the barriers keeping immigrant families from accessing programs […]

Getting Started: How Can a Criminal Record Affect Your Client’s Case?

Houston, TX

This is the first webinar in the three-part series, "Overview of Immigration Consequences of Crimes." In this webinar we will review best practices for evaluating your client’s criminal history, including effective interviewing and how to obtain and read criminal records and state criminal statutes. We will also examine the scope of crime-based inadmissibility and deportability, […]