Speakers will address the new executive orders, the ongoing legal efforts to assist both those at the border and people seeking to travel to the United States.
The program will also provide concrete skills in the role of attorneys in aiding an individual to prepare for a credible fear interview conducted by Asylum Officers when individuals are put into expedited removal proceedings.
The final panel will discuss the role of federal court Habeas and Mandamus petitions as tools to defend the rights of immigrants.
Professional Practice CLE Credits: 3.0
Suggested Donation: $200
[We will use the funds to support additional training and mentoring for attorneys.]
Materials will be provided electronically.
Watch www.safepassageproject.org for more.
Organized by The Safe Passage Project Clinic at NYLS.
Also, check the all-day 2017 New York Asylum and Immigration Conference at NYLS on Friday February 10, 2017.