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Overview of the U.S. Immigration System and Current Trends

Recorded on: Feb. 9, 2018
Running Time: 01:04:49

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Taken from the Web Program Basic Immigration Law 2018 Recorded February 2018 in New York

Overview of the U.S. Immigration System and Current Trends [01:04:48]

  • Non-immigrants and immigrants; immigrant intent
  • Quotas and priority dates
  • Understanding the morass of agencies
  • Legislative/administrative/litigation update
  • Update regarding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

Lindsay A. Curcio, Cyrus D. Mehta

The purchase price of this Web Program segment includes the following articles from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Cyrus D. Mehta and Sophia Genovese, The Effects of ‘America First Foreign Policy’ and ‘Buy American Hire American’ on the Foreign Affairs Manual (November 1, 2017)
    Cyrus D. Mehta
  • Immigration FAQs
    Cyrus D. Mehta
  • Immigration Cheat Sheets
    Cyrus D. Mehta
  • Ira J. Kurzban, How Trump Will Reduce Immigration Without Changing the INA or Even 8 CFR
    Cyrus D. Mehta
  • Overview of Employment-Based Immigration in the United States (November 29, 2017)
    Cyrus D. Mehta
  • Stopping H-1B Carnage, The Insightful Immigration Blog, available at
    Cyrus D. Mehta
  • Cyrus D. Mehta and Sophia Genovese, Matter of G-Inc.: Clarifying the Role of the Function Manager Under the L-1 Visa, The Insightful Immigration Blog, available at
    Cyrus D. Mehta

Presentation Material

  • Immigration and Nationality Law: Problems and Strategies
    Lindsay A. Curcio
  • Immigration Basics
    Lindsay A. Curcio, Cyrus D. Mehta
  • Resources for Current Events
    Lindsay A. Curcio, Cyrus D. Mehta
Lindsay A. Curcio ~ Principal, Law Office of Lindsay A. Curcio
Cyrus D. Mehta ~ Cyrus D. Mehta & Partners PLLC
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