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LAW 5418: Immigration Law - 2201

Immigration Law
Class Term:
Fall Term 2019-2020
Catalog Number:
5418
Class Number:
25526
Class Schedule:
Tuesday
4:30 pm
6:20 pm
Room:
LAW 111
Professor(s): Type:
Lecture
Credits:
2 (2 Contact, 0 Field)
Priority:
Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority
Full Year Course:
No
Category:
Standard Courses

Grading Details

The grade will be based on a final examination with effective class participation as a positive factor.

Description

This administrative law course will examine the constitutional, statutory and regulatory system associated with the admission and exclusion of foreign nationals into and from the United States. Taught from the practitioner’s perspective, the course will address the particular challenges in the effective representation of noncitizen clients. The course will include business, employment and investment visa categories (both temporary and permanent), asylum law and procedures as well as exclusion and deportation litigation.

Immigration Law