Exclusively for attorneys, this CLE is an essential foundation for practitioners to begin understanding cross-disciplinary impacts of representing noncitizen clients. 1.0 CLE credit applied for.
Like anyone, an immigrant is defined by many things. But when entering the U.S., noncitizens are first defined by their legal category. ‘Immigration 101’ provides a basic legal understanding of what partly defines each U.S. noncitizen. It will cover the five broad avenues to enter America, specific categories of temporary and permanent immigration, basic immigration vocabulary, how immigration policy is made, a few statistics, and common misconceptions. Plenty of time for Q and A.