During this first webinar, we will focus on the basics of asylum.
In this webinar series, we examined multiple issues critical to the eligibility of children to immigrate, including establishing the parent-child relationship for children born out of wedlock, preserving child status through the Child Status Protection Act and qualifying as a derivative beneficiary.
This four-part webinar series will present information on both the theory and practice of developing successful waiver applications. Participants will learn what the legal standards of extreme hardship are, how to create a theory of the case, how to marshal the facts and what kinds of supporting documentation to submit.
This interactive training will provide practical tools for how to understand and work with survivors of trauma while taking care of ourselves in the process.
This webinar will cover how arrest reports can impact immigration adjudications and how advocates can challenge the consideration of arrest reports.
Join us for a four-part webinar series on asylum law and procedures. The trainers will present an overview of asylum law, including withholding of removal and Convention Against Torture protection, and bars to such relief.
This four-week webinar series will guide advocates through the steps to take to analyze a client’s criminal record, recognize the potential effect a record may have on the client’s case and determine how to appropriately counsel a client facing the immigration consequences of a criminal offense.
This webinar will cover recent trends in U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services adjudication of SIJS petitions, as well as current federal court litigation related to SIJS. The presenters will also discuss strategies for navigating removal proceedings for clients who are seeking SIJS and the visa backlog’s impact on vulnerable youth clients who have approved SIJS petitions but are awaiting visa availability
This four-part webinar series provided an in-depth examination of some of the most common grounds of inadmissibility. We discussed fraud and false claims to citizenship, smuggling, unlawful presence and other immigration violations, crimes, health-based grounds, public charge and national security.
Asylum seekers are facing unprecedented hurdles to presenting their claims in the United States. This training will begin with an update from Luis Guerra who has been working with asylum seekers in Tijuana with Al Otro Lado. We will then discuss efforts the administration has made to restrict access to asylum as well as litigation challenging these restrictions.