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Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc.

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September 2021

Overview of the Grounds of Inadmissibility

September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map

This is the first webinar in the four-part webinar series, “Understanding and Preparing Waivers.” In this first webinar, the presenters will review the most common grounds of inadmissibility and the waivers available. Presenters will go into some depth on both the eligibility requirements for all possible waivers and some of the subtleties legal professionals can […]

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Orders at the Border

September 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map
Free

This free webinar will discuss the different ways that the U.S. government has excluded asylum seekers in recent years at the border, including: expedited removal, reinstated removal, MPP, and Title 42 expulsions. The panelists will explain which of these are removal orders, how to identify the process the potential client underwent, and the consequences of […]

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October 2021

Extreme Hardship and Discretion

October 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map

This is the second webinar in the four-part webinar series, “Understanding and Preparing Waivers.” This webinar will explore the legal standard of "extreme hardship," whose meaning derives from case law and is central to many of the inadmissibility waivers. Presenters will discuss the current U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, or USCIS, guidance on extreme hardship […]

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Working With Clients to Build Strong Cases

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map

This is the third webinar in the four-part webinar series, “Understanding and Preparing Waivers.” This webinar will focus on preparing the declarations of the qualifying relative and the waiver applicant and obtaining the documents that support each hardship claim. The presenters will provide practical advice on how to identify other potential supporting statements, locate and […]

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Effectively Dealing with Program Transitions

October 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map

This is the first webinar in the two-part webinar series, “Planning for Change With Your Agency and Your Immigration Program.” What do I do when my only staff attorney or DOJ accredited representative decides to leave our program? What if my program director doesn’t know immigration law? What if we lose our one big grant? […]

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Putting the Case Together

October 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map

This is the last webinar in the four-part webinar series, “Understanding and Preparing Waivers.” This webinar will cover the I-601A provisional waiver program. The presenters will also cover how to present your client's waiver application to USCIS in a persuasive and organized manner. They will discuss how to prepare an effective cover letter, identify the […]

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Merging Agencies or Programs During These Unsettling Times

October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map

This is the last webinar in the two-part webinar series, “Planning for Change With Your Agency and Your Immigration Program.” The challenging economic climate created by the pandemic has forced many nonprofits to ask hard questions about its viability, program sustainability and the ability to provide effective immigration legal services under limited resources. Agencies are […]

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November 2021

Introduction to Asylum Law

November 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map

This is the first webinar in the two-part series, "Two-Part Introduction to Asylum Law and Procedure." In this webinar, we will focus on the basics of asylum law. We will take you through the concepts of past persecution and well-founded fear, the five protected grounds, and establishing a nexus to these grounds. We will also […]

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Asylum Procedures and Representing Clients at the Border

November 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Houston, TX United States + Google Map

This is the last webinar in the two-part series, “Two-Part Introduction to Asylum Law and Procedure.” In this webinar, we will discuss affirmative and defensive asylum procedures, including special procedures for unaccompanied minors and detained clients. We will review recent changes to asylum law and procedure, including the asylum regulations implemented in 2020, the Remain […]

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