August 12, 2020 - DACA Decision and Current Efforts to Dismantle
On July 28, 2020, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a new memorandum on DACA that essentially dismantles the program as we know. This new memorandum limits who is eligible for DACA and the grant period in spite of the U.S. Supreme Court DACA June 18, 2020 decision which reinstated the program in its entirety. This webinar will go over the changes to the DACA program, what recipients and community members can do now in light of it, and what can be expected in the coming weeks. Resources will be shared for DACA recipients including students, faculty and staff at higher education institutions and their families.
April 15, 2020 - Understanding Immigration Options Through Family Petitions
Expert immigration attorneys from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center, shared information on immigration options for getting a green card with a focus on one of the most common ways for people to get a green card – through a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident family member.
February 26, 2020 - Overview of the Immigration Removal Process & How to Protect Yourself
Every year, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) detains and deports hundreds of thousands of immigrants. For many immigrants facing removal from the United States, the process involves appearing before an immigration judge in immigration court. However, most immigrants cannot afford to have an attorney represent them in court, and sadly, legal representation is the single most important factor in determining whether someone will win or lose their case. During this webinar, learn from expert immigration attorneys about tactics DHS uses to arrest and detain people, the removal process, defenses to removal in immigration court, and tips for finding legal representation.
December 11, 2019- Demystifying Immigration Policies
Presented by the Immigrant Legal Resource Center, hear from expert immigration attorneys about the latest on DACA, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), and Public Charge, including what the future may hold for these policies and programs and how to get individualized help with your questions.