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AILA Houston Section’s monthly meeting Dear colleagues,   Please join us for the AILA Houston Section’s monthly meeting.   This month’s topic is: “Employment Based Adjustment Cases – A Basic Overview” Please join us for a discussion of employment based issues and potential red flags:  timing of process; prevailing wage determination; maintaining nonimmigrant visa status; portability; and an employer’s ability […] Jun 20, 2017
IMPORTANT: Cibola Docket Control Under Denver Immigration Court From Amber Weeks: Dear Colleagues:   IJ O’Hare asked me to disseminate an update regarding docket control for Cibola County Correctional Center, and I am also including emails from EOIR for reference below.  Please note that effective June 12, 2017, Cibola County Correctional Center is under the administrative control of the Denver Immigration Court.  All […] Jun 16, 2017
DHS issues memo officially rescinding DAPA. This does not affect those who have been granted DACA. DHS Memo_6_15_17 Jun 16, 2017
MALDEF & University of Houston cordially invite you to the 35th Anniversary for Plyler v. DOE Jun 9, 2017
BREAKING: MALDEF Sues Texas to Stop SB 4       PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION June 1, 2017       CONTACT: Sandra Hernandez 213.629.2512 x. 129 shernandez@maldef.org Tony Marcano 213.629.2512 x. 128 amarcano@maldef.org Thea Setterbo 210.207.7349 Public Engagement Officer, City of San Antonio thea.setterbo@sanantonio.gov     MALDEF Sues on Behalf of San Antonio, Non-Profit Organizations to Stop Texas SB 4   […] Jun 2, 2017
National ICE trends From ICE liaison George Rodriguez: I just wanted to inform the chapter of 3 developments with DHS: The PD email boxes are no longer being utilized by OCC across the US as a matter of national policy. Many colleagues are reporting that cases that were administratively closed are now getting motions to recalendar filed by […] Jun 1, 2017
Vote for Michelle Saenz-Rodriguez for AILA BOG! Voting is important, fast and easy. Vote for Michelle and give our Chapter a much needed voice on the BOG! Here’s the link: http://eballot.vote/ailatx2017 Take 2 minutes and help make AILA better. Here is a message from Michelle: AILABOG May 26, 2017
Pro Bono Clinic in New Orleans on June 24, 2017 2017 Annual Conference Pro Bono Clinic Flyer May 23, 2017
Inquiry about IJ in NYC AILA National is trying to get some information about the IJ’s in New York and where they have been.  Please have them email me directly with any information on any of the IJ’s listed below at Michelle@sralawonline.com.  Thank you-   Michelle Saenz-Rodriguez EOIR National Liaison Committee   From: Beth Fertig > Date: May 17, 2017 […] May 18, 2017
Vote for Michelle Saenz-Rodgriguez for AILA’s Board of Governors! From Susan Bond: MichelleforBOG (002) Many of know (or know of) Michelle Saenz-Rodriguez. She has been an immigration attorney for over 25 years, who has tirelessly fought for immigrant’s rights, and represented thousands of families, keeping them together so that they can live the American dream. Michelle has served AILA as a speaker on the […] May 16, 2017