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02:00 PM (ET)
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The Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) application is an excellent and relatively fast affirmative or defensive alternative for qualified juvenile immigrants. However, several roadblocks have recently arisen, including: retrogression of the EB-4 visa category for Salvadoran, Guatemalan, and Honduran juveniles; the increasingly overwhelmed family courts; and USCIS giving stricter scrutiny of the SIJ family court order. Our panelists will discuss how to help your SIJ client in this increasingly challenging environment.
- EB-4 Retrogression: How Does It Affect Juveniles in Removal Proceedings?
- How to Deal with Retrogression for SIJ Applications Before EOIR
- Common Issues in State Courts: Strategies and Best Practices
- Ensuring Your Client’s Family Court Order Will Withstand USCIS Scrutiny
|Free Downloadable Seminar Recording Included with Live Registration Included with registration, participants in the live seminar will receive a free downloadable recording of the seminar. It will be available in participant's Agora Digital Library approximately 4-7 business days from the seminar date.
- *Cynthia Lucas (DL), Los Angeles, CA
- *Joanna Gaughan, Raleigh, NC
- *Mario Gonzalez, Houston, 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 2017 Update on Special Immigrant Juvenile Issues
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