Litigation for Unaccompanied Children: Hot button issues & current litigation

Houston, TX, United States

You are invited to join us as experts from the National Immigration Litigation Alliance (NILA) fill us in on the most recent case law impacting your children's immigration cases. NILA will be discussing the most up-to-date cases from the federal courts and the BIA, what they mean for your clients, how to use or distinguish […]

U Visa RFEs

In this webinar, we will discuss the latest trends in RFEs for U visa cases, including for initial U petitions, waivers, and adjustment. Using examples, we will talk through best practices in how to respond to RFEs, including tips on avoiding initial and subsequent RFEs and strategies for escalating the case if necessary. MCLE: 1.5 CA […]

Motions to Reopen Removal Proceedings

Houston, TX, United States

This webinar will provide an introduction to the legal requirements and bases for motions to reopen in front of the immigration judge or the BIA. We will discuss filing motions to reopen in absentia orders, motions based on asylum eligibility and motions based on ineffective assistance of counsel. This webinar requires basic understanding of removal […]

Understanding the Health, Public Charge and Security-Related Grounds of Inadmissibility

Houston, TX, United States

This is the last webinar in the four-part series, “Selected Issues in Inadmissibility.” This webinar will cover three important inadmissibility grounds: health-related, public charge and security-related grounds. Some of your clients have used drugs or been convicted of a DUI. Or they may be considered likely to become a public charge based on their age, […]

The Family Visa Petition

Houston, TX, United States

This webinar is for legal service providers who are new to the area of family-based immigration and will focus on the basics of the family visa petition. We will cover which relatives can qualify for family-based immigration and how they fit and move around the preference categories with events such as marriage, divorce, or the […]

California Pardons and Post-Conviction Relief

Houston, TX, United States

Increasing attention has been paid to the importance of gubernatorial pardons as a tool to erase immigration consequences. This training will discuss when pardons are useful, how to apply, and current trends in pardon grants. We will also discuss when and which other post-conviction relief vehicles should be considered in addition to, or instead of, […]

The Witness Series, Part 4: Art by Nature

Houston, TX, United States

This final event in the series, Witness: Artists by Nature, will explore the historic ER and Ann Taylor Park and offer an artistic experience that examines space, nature, and time. All participants will join Houston Audubon on a bird walk for inspiration. Our lives are intimately connected with the lives of birds, and they have […]

Asylum Claims for Young People

Houston, TX, United States

This webinar is a training for practitioners already familiar with asylum law that discusses the latest developments concerning asylum claims for young people. Young people face unique forms of persecution as well as unique challenges to accessing the U.S. asylum system. Although young people who are classified as unaccompanied are afforded special statutory protections and […]

Healing Art Circle

Houston, TX, United States

Explore emotions and responses to current events in a safe environment utilizing art therapy exercises for the healing of racism. * To RSVP, email Helen Spaw at hspaw@stpaulshouston.org For more information...

Free