Practicing in Immigration Court in 2021 – May 6, 2021
The Immigration Law Committee presents:
Practicing In Immigration Court in 2021
1. INTRODUCTION OF SPEAKERS, TOPIC AND GAME PLAN
2. OVERVIEW OF THE ORLANDO IMMIGRATION COURT
c. COURT ADMINISTRATOR
d. ICE COUNSEL (OPLA-ORLANDO)
3. COVID AND IMMIGRATION COURT
a. What is new and different due to COVID for safety?
b. What is a master calendar hearing like now?
c. What is an individual hearing like now?
d. How do you plan for your cases?
4. TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGES IN IMMIGRATION COURT
c. TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES
d. DETAINED AND NON-DETAINED CASES
5. HOW IS IMMIGRATION COURT DIFFERENT UNDER PRESIDENT BIDEN?
a. Enforcement Priorities
b. Detention and Bond
c. What should change soon?
6. PRACTICE MANUAL CHANGES
a. What is it, where is it, and why does it matter?
b. Filing deadline changes!
c. What you don’t know will hurt you
d. What is a scheduling order and why do I care?
7. LEGAL UPDATES FOR IMMIGRATION COURT
a. BIA cases for Immigration Court
i. Bond cases
ii. Removal cases
iii. Relief cases
b. 11th Circuit Cases for Immigration Court
8. ASYLUM IN IMMIGRATION COURT
a. Firm Resettlement
b. One Year Filing Deadline
c. Work Permit?
d. What is a Particular Social Group?
9. QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Location: This will be a live Zoom meeting and login instructions will be emailed 24 hours prior to event.
Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
CLE: 3.5 General
- John Gihon
- Milena Portillo
- Rosa Melia-Acevedo
Registration deadline: May 4, 2021
If you have any questions or need help registering, please contact Stephanie Sadi at firstname.lastname@example.org or 407-422-4551 ext. 233.
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