Immigration Law CLE

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Shahid Haque, Esq. from the Border Crossing Law Firm, Montana Immigrant Justice Alliance, spoke on Saturday, March 17 to attendees about topics including immigration and refugee law overview, issues facing undocumented immigrants and DACA.

Location: Blewett School of Law, Missoula, MT
Cost: $100
CLE: 3 CLE Credits (approved)

Preliminary Agenda

8:30 – 8:55 a.m.


8:55  – 9:00 a.m.

Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Prof. Eduardo Capulong
Alexander Blewett III School of Law, University of Montana

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Immigration Law
Shahid Haque, Esq.
Border Crossing Law Firm, Montana Immigrant Justice Alliance

  • Immigration and refugee law overview
  • Issues facing undocumented immigrants
  • Removal
  • Family-based immigrant visa petitions
  • Employment-based immigrant visa petitions
  • Immigrants and employment
  • Immigrants and the Violence Against Women Act
  • 3/10 year bars to admission
  • Racial profiling and the Fourth Amendment
  • Executive travel ban
  • DACA
  • Local law enforcement of immigration laws, local/state-federal cooperation
  • Immigrants and public benefits
  • Asylum law

12:00 – 12:15 p.m.


12:15 p.m.