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Cancellation of Removal for Non-Permanent Residents

Thursday November 01
2012

  • By: Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    This event takes place online.
    Webinar/Teleseminar, United States
  • Contact:
    Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
    415-255-9499 ext. 725
  • Website: www.ilrc.org

This webinar will cover the law governing cancellation of removal for non-permanent residents under INA § 240A(b)(1), and battered spouse/VAWA cancellation of removal under INA § 240A(b)(2). We will review current case law and practical tips to maximize your client's chances of winning in Immigration Court. Topics to be covered include: calculating physical presence and the stop-time rule, analyzing and avoiding the criminal bars, establishing good moral character, proving exceptional and extremely unusual hardship, as well as how physical presence, hardship and the bars differ for VAWA cancellation cases.

Presenters:

  • Nora Privitera, ILRC Special Projects Attorney & Lead Staff Attorney, Attorney of the Day (AOD) Consultation Service
    Nora is the author of ILRC's most popular publication, Hardship in Immigration Law: How to Prepare a Winning Case in Waiver and Cancellation of Removal Cases, and Remedies and Strategies for Permanent Resident Clients.
  • Sally Kinoshita, ILRC Deputy Director & Staff Attorney
    Sally is the principal author of the ILRC publication entitled, The U Visa: Obtaining Immigration Status for Immigrant Victims of Crime and the co-author of the ILRC publications, The VAWA Manual: Immigration Relief for Abused Immigrants; Special Immigrant Juvenile Status for Children Under Juvenile Court Jurisdiction and Immigration Benchbook for Juvenile and Family Court Judges.
  • CLE Credit Comments: 1.5 CA
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