U Visa Advanced & Emerging Issues

Date: 
06/18/2014
Time: 
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM PST
Registration Deadline: 
06/10/2014
Place: 
MCLE Conference Center, Ten Winter Place, Boston, MA
MCLE: 
6.5 CA & Uniform Certificate
If you are an employee of a non-profit or IOLTA organization, register to qualify for a discount.

     Sponsored by:

Immigrant Legal Resource Center, Asista, Bay Area VAWA/U Network, CLINIC, and the National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild

Join us for a full-day training on advanced and emerging issues related to U nonimmigrants, including those with complicated nonimmigrant or adjustment issues, those who are in proceedings and those who must travel. This training will be taught at an advanced level, assuming prior knowledge of the requirements for U nonimmigrant status and U adjustment of status, and is intended for those who already have experience working on U visa cases.

Trainers will include national and local U Visa experts as well as Amany Ezeldin, Policy Adjudications Officer at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Office of Policy & Strategy who will provide the USCIS perspective and answers to U Visa questions.

Registration begins at 8:30 am; session will begin at 9:00 am.

Need an overview of U visa fundamentals prior to attending this training? Visit the following websites for upcoming and recorded U visa training opportunities:

•       ILRC website at www.ilrc.org/Immigration-Law-Trainings-Seminars-and-Webinars

•       CLINIC website at www.cliniclegal.org/training

•       Asista website at www.asistahelp.org/en/events_and_trainings/

•       National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild website at                  

         http://nationalimmigrationproject.org/seminars.htm