Course Handbook  Course Handbook

Immigration and Naturalization Institute (50th Annual)

Publication Date: December 2017 Number of Volumes: 1
ISBN Number: 9781402430305 Page Count: 454 pages

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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Course Materials for “Washington Update for Immigration Practitioners” Austin T Fragomen ~ Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
Chapter 2: Present State of Affairs: Changes and Updates to Filing Petitions (October 9, 2017) Alexis S Axelrad ~ Barst Mukamal and Kleiner LLP
Chapter 3: Wasting Money, One Interview at a Time (August 31, 2017) Anastasia Tonello ~ Laura Devine Attorneys LLC
Chapter 4: Travel Ban—An Update (June 27, 2017) Anastasia Tonello ~ Laura Devine Attorneys LLC
Chapter 5: Pushing the Envelope on Immigration Reform by Presidential Fiat Kathleen Campbell Walker ~ Dickinson Wright PLLC
Chapter 6: Request for Review vs. Request for Reconsideration—That Is the Question Sarah K Peterson ~ SPS Immigration PLLC
Catherine L Haight ~ Haight Law Group, PLC
Vincent W Lau ~ Clark Lau LLC
Chapter 7: Immigration Fact and Fiction for the U.S. Employer: H-1B Entry Level (Level I) Wage Blues—Revisited: Why Can’t a H-1B Professional Be Entry Level? (August 9, 2017) David M Grunblatt ~ Proskauer Rose LLP
Chapter 8: Separating Truth from Fiction: Is There a Future for H-1B Visa Holders? A Qualified Yes (September 2017) David M Grunblatt ~ Proskauer Rose LLP
Chapter 9: Presidential Executive Order on Buy American and Hire American (April 18, 2017), available at: https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-pressoffice/2017/04/18/presidential-executive-orderbuy-american-and-hire-american David M Grunblatt ~ Proskauer Rose LLP
Chapter 10: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Policy Memorandum, PM-602-0142, Rescission of the December 22, 2000 “Guidance memo on H1B computer related positions” (March 31, 2017) David M Grunblatt ~ Proskauer Rose LLP
Chapter 11: U.S. Department of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service, Memorandum for Center Adjudication’s Officers, Guidance memo on H1B computer related positions (December 22, 2000) David M Grunblatt ~ Proskauer Rose LLP
Chapter 12: H-1B Entry Level Wage Blues, The Insightful Immigration Blog (July 31, 2017), available at: http://blog.cyrusmehta.com/2017/07/h-1b-entry-level-wage-blues.html Cyrus D Mehta ~ Cyrus D. Mehta & Partners PLLC
Chapter 13: Lucas Guttentag, Ira J. Kurzban, and Rebecca A. Chan, Overview of Key Litigation Challenging Trump Administration Immigration Policies and Supreme Court Update (October 2017) Lucas Guttentag ~ Robina Foundation Distinguished Senior Fellow and Lecturer in Law, Yale Law School, Stanford Law School; Yale Law School
Ira J Kurzban ~ Kurzban Kurzban Weinger Tetzeli & Pratt P.A.
Chapter 14: The Provisional Waiver—What It Means and Who Can Use It Charles H Kuck ~ Kuck Baxter Immigration Partners LLC
Chapter 15: Cynthia J. Lange and Sarah E. Kelling, I-9 Employment Verification: It’s NOT Just a Two Page Form Cynthia J Lange ~ Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
Chapter 16: Outline of United States Asylum Law: Substantive Criteria and Procedural Concerns (September 15, 2017) Mark R von Sternberg ~ Senior Attorney, Immigrant & Refugee Services, Catholic Charities Community Services/Archdiocese of New York
Chapter 17: Scott Titshaw, Conflicts of Interests and Waivers in Family Practice Stephen W Yale-Loehr ~ Miller Mayer LLP
Chapter 18: Cyrus D. Mehta, Representation of the Joint Sponsor on an I-864 Is Both Permissible and Prudent Stephen W Yale-Loehr ~ Miller Mayer LLP
Chapter 19: Cyrus D. Mehta, The Ethical Role of a Lawyer Under a Trump Administration (December 19, 2016), available at: http://blog.cyrusmehta.com/2016/12/the-ethical-role-of-a-lawyer-under-a-trumpadministration.html Stephen W Yale-Loehr ~ Miller Mayer LLP
Chapter 20: Social Media Ethics Guidelines of the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section of the New York State Bar Association (May 11, 2017) Claire R Thomas ~ Adjunct Professor and Director of Asylum Clinic, New York Law School
Stephen W Yale-Loehr ~ Miller Mayer LLP
Jojo Annobil ~ Executive Director, Immigrant Justice Corps
Chapter 21: Inadmissibility Lurking All About: Examining Recent Issues in Immigration Law (October 1, 2017) Lenni B Benson ~ Professor of Law; Director Safe Passage Project Clinic, New York Law School
Chapter 22: The Impact of Recent Changes to Immigrant Waiver Approval Rates Laurel Scott ~ The Law Office of Laurel Scott, PLLC
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This Course Handbook was compiled for the program, Immigration and Naturalization Institute 50th Annual.

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Cynthia Juarez Lange, Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
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