Filing Motions to Reopen in Removal Cases When Your Client Is Outside the U.S.-CD
Filing Motions to Reopen in Removal Cases When Your Client Is Already Outside the U.S.
This 60 minute session was recorded at the AILA Annual Conference in June 2012. This product includes an audio recording on CD and a PDF file of powerpoint presentation slides and/or articles needed for CLE Credit.
When your client has been removed from the United States, the Board of Immigration Appeals and federal courts do not always lose jurisdiction. This panel will discuss the different scenarios when you can file a motion to reopen after your client has been removed from the United States.
- Lack of Notice in the Removal Order
- Involuntary Removal After the Submission of a Motion to Reopen (MTR)
- Sua Sponte Reopening
- Due Process Violations in the Underlying Order
- MTR Filed After Illegal Reentry
- The Departure Bar
CLE credit is available in most jurisdictions for this OnDemand session. Please visit the webCLE AC OnDemand Module for specific details on your jurisdiction and for specialized credit information. Instructions for reporting your credits and obtaining certificates will be included in your written materials.
Not eligible for CLE credit in the following states: AL, AR, IA, MN, RI, and TN.
Not eligible for CLE credit in CD format in the following states: IN, MS, and SC. Credit is available for the Download format.
Attention Idaho, North Dakota, and Puerto Rico attorneys. Attorneys must apply individually for approval of recorded programs. Credits are typically approved.
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