March 16, 2018
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2 Standard CLE credits will be requested
This CLE will provide criminal defense attorneys with an overview of important issues to consider when representing noncitizen clients in criminal proceedings. Topics will include immigration detention, bond basics, consequences of certain criminal charges, and how to remedy pleas and convictions.
February 13, 2018
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
4 Standard CLE credits have been requested
Developments in Immigration Law
Students from each of the James H. Binger Center for New Americans Clinics will present on developments in immigration law related to their practice areas.
January 22, 2018
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
November 2, 2017
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
According to the Pew Research Center, there were 11 million unauthorized immigrants in the US in 2015, a small but statistically significant decline from the Center’s estimate of 11.3 million in 2009.
November 1, 2017
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
2 Standard CLE credits have been requested; Event Code #248019
October 11, 2017
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Bringing extensive experience directly from the field, Kevin Hartigan, Catholic Relief Services’ Regional Director for Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia, discusses the challenges of implementing the emergency response and development programs in 20 countries affected by the Syrian refugee crisis.
October 4, 2017
12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
1 Standard CLE credit has been approved; Event Code #248227
Professor Fatma Marouf will provide a real-time update on legal challenges to the Trump administration’s travel ban targeting nationals of several Muslim-majority countries. Professor Marouf will explain the status of the still pending travel ban cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, Trump v Hawaii, and Trump v.
July 28, 2017
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
The Binger Center for New Americans will host the 4th Annual Conference of the International Oromo Lawyers Association on July 28, 2017.
March 31, 2017
8:30 am to 12:30 pm
2 Standard and 1 Ethics CLE credits have been approved; Event Codes #237902, #237560, #237270
The James H Binger Center for New Americans will host a half-day CLE conference titled “Developments in Immigration Law: Executive Orders, Trafficking, and Federal Litigation” on Friday, March 31, 2017. Students from each of the Center’s three clinics will present on developments in immigration law related to their practice areas....
March 1, 2017
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Ms. Nazario is a Pulitzer Prize winning author who documented “Enrique’s Journey,” her story of a Honduran boy’s struggle to find his mother in the U.S. first published as a series in the Los Angeles Times. She will address the issues facing Central American migrants who continue to seek refuge at the southern borders of the United States.