What Happens After TPS - if TPS ends

11/07/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
We will provide updates to practitioners regarding the challenges to TPS terminations. The panelists will also discuss other options or avenues of relief for clients to remain in the United States should TPS end. ...
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Form I-9 Training & Compliance

10/15/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Too often, company execs and HR managers assume their I-9 compliance practices are in order when, in fact, their records and policies are littered with mistakes, leaving the business and its employees open to fines, lawsuits, and jail time....
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New Date: Current Trends in H-1B Requests for Evidence: Practical Tips on How to Respond & Avoid in the Future

09/14/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Thanks to the Trump Administration’s Buy American Hire American (BAHA) executive order and recent policy memos regarding specialty occupation of computer programmers and granting no deference to previously approved petitions, practitioners have seen a dramatic increase of requests for evidence (RFE) for H-1B petitions....
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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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