Removal Practice: Cutting Edge Strategies and Developments for 2012
Speakers: Lory Rosenberg, Michelle Mendez, Jeff Joseph and others to be announced.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 11:59pm (ET), September 25th , 2012


Each call features an hour of analysis, strategy and practice tips, followed by questions and answers from participants. MCLE Credits in CA, TX and other states (click here for more details).


FIRST Phone Session on September 27 - Removal Defense in 2012 and Beyond

DACA and Prosecutorial Discretion
Evidentiary Issues: Burden, Judicial Notice, Discovery, Suppression
Key BIA decisions, exhaustion and appeal

SECOND Phone Session on October 11 - Supreme Court Calendar and Key Circuit Decisions

Chaidez v. U.S. - Padilla, post-conviction relief and retroactivity
Descamp v. U.S. - modified categorical approach and elements of the offense
Silva-Trevino v. DHS - categorical approach and Crime Involving Moral Turpitude

THIRD Phone Session on November 1 - EB-5 and Business Immigrants In Removal Proceedings

Conditional LPR status and avenues of review
Past or present criminal convictions
Compliance, fraud and false claims