Learn the latest on Hot Topics in Immigration Law with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, online access to course & reference materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ALMOST ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE.
Hot Topics: Immigration Law Best Practices Benefits:
100-Minute On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast
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Today, there is an unprecedented need for attorneys proficient in the most current immigration law. A series of changes in regulations, laws, and court opinions has altered the most effective techniques necessary to best advantage your client as well as the best tactics to comply with governing procedures for maintaining proper records, compliance, and investigation. The national media attention on border security, coupled with state and federal prosecutions against individuals and employers have ensured a steady flow of work for immigration attorneys. In addition, corporate attorneys now face novel challenges in gaining insight on immigration law with the recent volume of corporate audits aimed at gathering evidence of immigration and employment violations, as well as worker infractions. Our seminar faculty features four nationally respected authorities on both family-based immigration and employment related compliance to provide best practices for attorneys counseling individuals and companies. This seminar covers the latest hot topics ranging from the effects of recent immigration legislation and the role of criminal convictions on immigration proceedings to E-Verify regulations and conducting corporate immigration audits. Registration includes access to course and reference materials. Agenda: 1. Hot Topics on Deportation & Removal:
a. Understanding the Effects of Recent Immigration Legislation
b. Immigration Implications of Criminal Convictions & the One-Year Rule
c. Deportability, Inadmissibility, Excludibility
d. Best Defenses & Practices to Advantage the Client
e. Challenging Immigration Courts & Trial Attorneys
f. Cancellation of Removal
g. Adjustment of Status in Removal Proceedings 2. Hot Topics on Employment-Based Immigration:
a. Nonimmigrant Visas for Employees
b. I-9 Completion
c. Employer Sanctions and Audits
d. Due Diligence on Corporate Transactions
e. Ensuring Proper Employer Immigration Compliance
f. H-1B Worker Petitions
g. E-Verify Regulations
h. Visa Lotteries 3. Recorded Question & Answer Session with the Experts Biography of Seminar Faculty:
1. Alison J. Brown
is a nationally recognized authority on many facets of immigration law, and has been recognized by The Washington Post and The Washingtonian Magazine as a leading immigration attorney. During more than 20 years of law practice, Ms. Brown has concentrated on complex immigration matters, including removal defense and appellate proceedings, litigation, waivers of inadmissibility as well as employment petitions for individuals in the sciences and arts, J-1 waivers, and representation to ensure I-9 compliance for employers. She is a frequent lecturer on immigration law at universities, organizations, employer groups, as well as a popular commentator for the news media. Ms. Brown has been honored by the U.S. Department of Justice Executive Office for Immigration Review Pro Bono Program for her "Outstanding Contribution to the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) Pro Bono Project 2001". In addition to her active practice and commitment to pro bono, Ms. Brown has also written widely on the subject, including on criminal aliens, H Visas, I-130 Family Visa Petitions, and INA waivers.
2. Sarah E. Buffett
is a Member at Moore & Van Allen, where her practice focuses on counseling foreign and domestic businesses to guide them through the technical maze of immigration law and procedure. Ms. Buffett represents international clients who are establishing businesses in the United States to obtain nonimmigrant visas for key foreign personnel. She also assists both domestic and foreign businesses and institutions win Lawful Permanent Resident status for long-term or permanent United States employees. Ms. Buffett has significant experience in and is a frequent national lecturer on I-9 compliance and business immigration.
3. Andres Benach
is a Partner at Duane Morris, where he practices in the area of immigration law, concentrating on litigation matters before the federal and immigration courts, specifically in complex matters regarding removability, inadmissibility, citizenship and the immigration consequences of criminal convictions. Mr. Benach has over ten years of experience handling sensitive, complex and challenging matters involving naturalization, asylum, removal, adjustment of status, federal litigation and waivers of inadmissibility. Mr. Benach has developed a highly regarded immigration litigation practice in the capital area, identified as being at the "forefront of an emerging generation of litigators" in the immigration field by Chambers International. He served as the inaugural chair of the Washington, D.C. Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. Mr. Benach was named as one Washington's top immigration lawyers by WASHINGTONIAN MAGAZINE.
4. William Coffman
is Counsel at Mintz Levin, where he concentrates on U.S. immigration and nationality law, as well as outbound emigration and related international law. Mr. Coffman regularly represents clients in immigration matters before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of Labor, as well as before U.S. and foreign consulates. He has written widely on H-1B Worker Petitions, E-Verify Regulations, and Visa lotteries. Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, paralegals, and legal professionals.
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4. Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
5. Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
6. The State of Nebraska for 1.5 CLE credits
7. The Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
8. The New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
9. The New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
10. The Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
11. The Rhode Island Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE credits
12. The State Bar of Texas for 1.5 CLE credits
13. The Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits
14. The Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
15. The Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits
16. The Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
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