This study aid provides an overview of the history and institutional structure of immigration law. Coverage includes: standards and application procedures for visas; grounds for requiring an alien to depart from the U.S. and the procedures for removal and denial of admission; citizenship and the rights of aliens in the U.S.; refugee and asylum issues.
This treatise provides a comprehensive overview of immigration law. Topics covered include immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, inadmissibility grounds and waivers, asylum, removal process, enforcement against undocumented immigrants, and citizenship.
This preeminent treatise is offered electronically via Lexis. The work provides a comprehensive analysis of immigration law and procedure. Included in the appendices are texts of relevant statutes, regulations, executive orders and United Nations documents, sample forms and litigation documents, and agency manuals.
This multi-volume preeminent treatise provides a comprehensive analysis of immigration law and procedure. Included in the appendices are texts of relevant statutes, regulations, executive orders and United Nations documents, sample forms and litigation documents, and agency manuals. The treatise is in looseleaf format and is supplemented quarterly.
This treatise provides an overview of immigration law and history of the United States. Coverage includes: citizenship and naturalization; refugees and asylum procedures; grounds of deportability and inadmissibility; family and employment-based immigration; and administrative and judicial review.
This treatise provides a comprehensive analysis of immigration law and procedures. Topics covered include nonimmigrant visas for business visitors and temporary workers, labor certifications for permanent and temporary workers, permanent resident status for employment-based immigrants and investors, worksite enforcement and fraud investigations under IRCA and other programs, and tax rules for non-citizens.
This treatise analyzes immigration law issues which relate to the impact of criminal activity on the status of the foreign-born. The treatise discusses specific aspects of criminal law and post-conviction procedures, to the extent that each intersects with relevant immigration laws or has a bearing on the representation of the noncitizen client. a number of appendices are provided for convenient reference of the practitioner. Included in the appendices are selected statutes, forms and pleadings, and practice advisories.
This treatise presents the major aspects of immigration law in the order of the progression of a typical immigration case. Among the topics discussed are the procedure for adjustment of status, the grounds for exclusion and deportability, and the various defenses to them. The treatise includes chapters on administrative and judicial appeals, petition for review before the United States Court of Appeals, and writs of habeas corpus.
This practice guide describes the process for filing and documenting a visa petition to acquire legal status through a family relationship. Special aspects of family immigration are covered, such as revoking approvals of visa petitions and rescinding permanent resident status; retaining priority dates for visa petitions despite a change in the circumstances of the petitioner; petitioning for an adopted child or an orphan; and gaining legal status for widows, widowers and fiances of United States citizens, derivative beneficiaries, and other special categories of family members.
This treatise provides an analysis of immigration law and procedures, including the process for seeking admission and gaining entry, providing or obtaining citizenship, and the granting of refugee status and asylum. Included in the appendices are texts of relevant statutes and regulations, and agency manuals and memoranda.
This practice guide is designed to present an overall view of the structure of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 as amended and interpreted with recent statutory changes, to provide citations to numerous statutory, regulatory, judicial, and administrative authorities, and to suggest practical approaches to the practice of immigration law. Included in the appendices are agency material and forms.
This treatise explains and analyzes the basic structure of immigration law, and its legal standards and procedures. A table of cases and a collection of forms used by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) are included in the appendices with annotations.
Formally titled Immigration & Nationality Law Handbook until 2009, this publication is updated annually and provides analysis on topics of current interest through a compilation of articles written by experienced practitioners and authorities in the field who were panelists at the AILA Conference. Recent topics include the intricacies of labor certification applications and PERM, the various employment-based paths to immigrant and non-immigrant visas, and admissibility waivers.
This treatise provides a comprehensive analysis of the scope of international law on migration. Major sections focus on state authority and responsibility, forced migration, human rights of migrants and labor, trade and development.