Saturday, October 3, 2009

ILRC's U Visa Webinar Series

From the Immigrant Legal Resource Center:

U Nonimmigrant Status Webinar
Wednesday, October 7, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm PDT (1.5 MCLE)
Deadline to register: 10/5/09
Click  here to register now

This webinar will focus specifically on the requirements and process for obtaining U nonimmigrant status for immigrant victims of crime.  Incorporating the latest and most accurate information, we will cover the procedures and policies for applying for U nonimmigrant status; details on the definitions, changes, standards, and red flags included in the U visa regulations; identifying inadmissibility issues and how to address them in the I-918 and I-192; practice pointers on obtaining inadmissibility waivers; and strategies for helping clients apply despite prior immigration violations or criminal arrests.

Presenters: Sally Kinoshita, ILRC; Susan Bowyer, International Institute of the Bay Area (IIBA); and Catherine Ward-Seitz, Bay Area Legal Aid

U Nonimmigrant Adjustment Webinar
Wednesday, October 14, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm PDT (1.5 MCLE)
Deadline to register: 10/12/09

Click here  to register now

This webinar will focus specifically on the process for U nonimmigrants to adjust status and petition for qualifying family members under the new adjustment regulations. Incorporating the latest and most accurate information, we will cover the requirements, policies and procedures for adjusting status; how the new regulations and TVPRA 2008 affect eligibility, fee waivers, adjustment processing and family petitioning; possible pitfalls under the new procedure; and practice pointers on what to expect and how to best strategize for winning adjustment cases.

Presenters: Sally Kinoshita, ILRC; Susan Bowyer, International Institute of the Bay Area (IIBA); and Catherine Ward-Seitz, Bay Area Legal Aid

Cutting-Edge U Nonimmigrant Issues Webinar
Wednesday, October 21, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm PDT (1.5 MCLE)
Deadline to register: 10/19/09
Click here to register now

This webinar will focus on advanced and cutting edge issues facing U nonimmigrant related to emerging issues in procedures and policies for obtaining U nonimmigrant status or adjustment, working with law enforcement to obtain certification, submitting successful waiver applications for complex inadmissibility issues, obtaining stays of removal, addressing past removal issues and more.

Presenters: Sally Kinoshita, ILRC; Susan Bowyer, International Institute of the Bay Area (IIBA); Andrew Taylor, Attorney at Law; and Catherine Ward-Seitz, Bay Area Legal Aid

What is a Webinar?

A webinar is a web conference system that allows you to join ILRC trainings from the convenience of your own office via the telephone and internet. You simply dial a conference call number and click on a web link provided by the ILRC, and you will be able to learn by listening to the instructor’s lecture and watching the computer screen simultaneously.

Questions?

Please contact Sai Suzuki, Marketing Coordinator, at 415-255-9499 Ext 789 or ssuzuki@ilrc.org.

BOOK: The U Visa: Obtaining Status for Immigrant Victims of Crime

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