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Avoiding Pitfalls in Marriage-Based I-130 Petitions

November 14, 2017
Audio Seminar

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Presented 11/14/2017
02:00 PM (ET)
CLE Eligible Yes
Length 90 min.
Format Live Audio Seminar
SKU AS2017-11-14

The Trump administration has rescinded most past policy guidance that conflicts with its current enforcement priorities. As a result, the USCIS NTA memorandum of November 7, 2011, may no longer be in effect and is most certainly under review. Thus, exposing petitioners and beneficiaries to USCIS can lead to the initiation of removal proceedings or removal under certain circumstances. Therefore, a thorough review of your client’s background and immigration history is more crucial than ever before filing an I-130 petition. Join our panelists for a lively discussion on how to avoid common problems associated with marriage-based I-130 petitions, and increase the chances of approval.


Featured Topics

  • Issuance of NTAs: Overview of the November 7, 2011 USCIS Memorandum, and How USCIS Is Currently Using Its Discretion
  • Marriage After Removal Proceedings and the “Good Faith Marriage Exemption”
  • How to Avoid a Denial and/or Finding of Fraud
  • INA §204(c) Issues and How to Handle Them
  • After an I-130 Denial: Appeal or Refile?

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Faculty

  • *Ellen Ma Lee (DL), Los Angeles, CA
  • *Jeremy L. McKinney, AILA Secretary, Greensboro, NC
  • *Lance Curtright, San Antonio, TX

*Invited, not confirmed


The speaker's/author’s views do not necessarily represent the views of AILA, nor do they constitute legal advice or representation. Practice tips provided are based on the speaker's/author’s experiences and the current state of the law. Please be sure to conduct legal research and analysis for your unique situation as the law changes quickly and experiences may differ from your own.
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The Avoiding Pitfalls in Marriage-Based I-130 Petitions audio seminar takes place Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at the times noted below:

  • 2:00 pm-3:30 pm eastern time
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  • 11:00 am-12:30 pm pacific time
The registration deadline for this seminar is 11:59 pm ET on November 13, 2017.

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