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Discretion in Adjudication of Immigration Benefits

December 14, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

This is the last webinar of CLINIC’s four-part series: Selected Issues in Family-Based Immigration.

For some family-based applications and petitions, eligibility for the benefit requires a showing that the applicant warrants a favor exercise of discretion. This webinar will discuss new USCIS policy guidance regarding how officers should make discretionary decisions in benefit adjudications, including applications for employment eligibility. Presenters will cover which benefit programs require a discretionary finding; the relevant positive and negative factors considered by adjudicators; and best practices on case preparation and submission.

CA MCLE: 1.5

Training prices: CLINIC Affiliates – $140, Nonprofit Agency Staff –  $240, Private Attorneys and Staff – $320

* Registration deadline: December 13, 2020

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