Meet the Immigration Section: Nuts and Bolts of Getting Involved in Immigration Law

06/07/2018 - 04:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Immigration Steering Committee Members will chat about their experiences on starting an immigration practice including: how to start, what it involves, providing an overview of what practicing immigration law is all about. Areas covered will include general concepts of: family immigration, business immigration, immigration court proceedings....
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Advising Clients & Best Practices During H-1B Cap Season

05/30/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Join us for a discussion on how best to advise clients on a variety of hot topic issues that consistently arise in your practice during H-1B Cap Season between filing on April 1st though October 1st...
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Healthcare Issues for Immigrants

05/24/2018 - 12:30PM to 1:30pm
Attorney Andrew Cohen of Health Law Advocates (HLA) will discuss how immigration status affects eligibility for and access to health insurance and health care. As Director of HLA’s Immigrant Initiative, Andrew delivers direct legal services to immigrant clients and he facilitates an 80+-member Immigrant Healthcare Access Coalition that identifies barriers to care and advocates for policy solutions....
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CLE: Advanced Crim-Imm: Crimes and Relief from Removal

05/14/2018 - 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Join the Immigration Section to hear from expert panelists about the criminal bars...
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Basics of Business Immigration

05/11/2018 - 12:00PM to 01:00 PM
This introductory session and Q&A will focuse on the most common visas used by foreign nationals for business travel and employment in the U.S....
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CLE - Asylum 201: Post-Asylum Grant Advanced Topics

05/08/2018 - 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Asylum experts will share their knowledge and tips on a variety of advanced asylum issues, centered around working with clients who have been granted asylum and are working towards the next step, whether applying for their green card or petitioning to bring their relatives to the U.S....
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Pro Bono Training: Representing Asylum Seekers

03/26/2018 - 04:00 PM to 06:30 PM
This introductory asylum training covers the basics of asylum law and procedure: asylum eligibility requirements, packaging the application and supporting materials, how to work with traumatized clients, tips for presenting a case to the asylum office, immigration court practice, and how to help clients access post-grant benefits....
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H-1B Cap Season: How to Avoid Now & Address Later Requests for Evidence on Specialty Occupation and Level 1 Wages

02/16/2018 - 12:00PM to 1:00PM
Join us for a discussion focused on the challenges presented by Department of Labor ‘Standard Occupational Classification” (“SOC”) Codes, available for use in filing H-1B nonimmigrant petitions on behalf of U.S. employers’ specialty occupation candidates....
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NEMBA Presents: One Year Anniversary of Trump's Muslim Ban

02/13/2018 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Join the New England Muslim Bar Association at the BBA as they host three attorneys who successfully argued a stay against President Trump's Muslim Ban in 2017. The Panel will summarize numerous iterations of the Muslim Ban and provide insight to the upcoming immigration case at the US Supreme Court...
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Immigration and Higher Ed: Compliance in the Current Climate

01/10/2018 - 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
Join us to learn how to better address a variety of immigration issues affecting college campuses in 2018....
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Immigration Consequences of Criminal Charges

12/19/2017 - 12:00PM to 1:00PM
This program will provide an introduction to the immigration consequences of crimes for criminal defense attorneys and provide background for immigration attorneys who want more “crim-imm” experience....
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The Future of Legal Technology Webinar

12/06/2017 - 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Learn about the fundamentals of cloud computing for lawyers and the ethical considerations you should make when evaluating software for your firm....
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MAHA Presents: Current Challenges in Immigration Law

11/15/2017 - 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM
This panel will cover best practices in immigration court and removal defense ...
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Pro Bono Training: Why Immigration Advocates Should Care About PATH

11/06/2017 - 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
The Protection Against Tax Hikes (PATH) Act impacts tax credits and ITINs. This training will create alert advocates who will know how to spot tax issues and related tax benefits for their immigrant clients, and may be able to prevent clients from missing deadlines for those benefits....
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Immigration Law as it Relates to Representing Health Care Providers: What is the Diagnosis?

09/26/2017 - 12:00PM to 1:00PM
With a growing shortage of physicians and dentists in the USA, many small to large hospitals, clinics, and other health care organizations are relying on foreign trained healthcare providers to fill their employee ranks....
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DACA Update – What You Need to Know Now and What’s Ahead

09/07/2017 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Yesterday, Attorney General Jeff Session announced that the Trump administration would discontinue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Join us in person or via facebook live to hear what's ahead....
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