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U Visas – Temporary Legal Status for Crime Victims and Aid to Law Enforcement--CANCELLED

Thursday, June 6, 2013, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Registration for this course is now closed.

Intended Audience:

Public Sector,  Non-Profit attorneys and members of the Women's Rights Committee may attend for $25. Register above as "Law Office Staff"

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Location: 2nd floor auditorium

Course ID: C06062013

Number of Sessions: 1

Credits: 2 NJ MCLE General Credits
2 NY Credits: 2 PP; Transitional and Non-transitional

Course Description:

Learn about U Visas -- designed to give victims of  crimes occurring in the United States or a U.S. territory,  temporary legal status in the U.S., including work eligibility, for up to 4 years.

Understand eligibility requirements, filing requirements and the need for petitioners to assist government officials in learning more about the crime they were a victim of, including a willingness to work with local law enforcement officials.


Program Co-sponsor: NYCLA’s Women’s Rights Committee

Faculty: Hon. Andrea Masley, Acting Supreme Court Justice, NY County;  Debra Steinberg, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP; Harlan York, Harlan York & Associates; Hannah Shapiro,  
Legal Aid Society's Domestic Violence Immigration Law Project


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