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Understanding The New Asylum Application Procedure For Border Arrivals

Understanding The New Asylum Application Procedure For Border Arrivals

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In this program Victoria Neilson, Supervising Attorney at the National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild (NIPNLG) will discuss:

  • Issue proposed rule is designed to address
  • August 2021 NPRM
  • Current Interim Final Rule—changes to asylum procedure under the new rule: credible fear notes become asylum application; asylum merits interview; streamlined immigration court proceedings; phased implementation
  • Problems with proposed rule and litigation challenges

Speaker: Victoria Neilson, Supervising Attorney, (NIPNLG)

Victoria (Vickie) is a Supervising Attorney at the National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild (NIPNLG). Before joining NIPNLG, Vickie was Managing Attorney of the Defending Vulnerable Populations program at the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc., where her work focused on asylum, removal, and trial skills trainings. She regularly presents with the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. Prior to her work with CLINIC, Vickie was the Legal Director of the Immigrant Justice Corps, the country's first immigration legal fellowship program. Vickie has also worked for the Refugee and Asylum Law Division of USCIS, and as Legal Director of Immigration Equality and the HIV Law Project. She has taught as an adjunct professor at CUNY School of Law and NYU School of Law. She is a graduate of CUNY School of Law and Harvard College.

Start Date:
  • July 29, 2022
Start Time:
  • 12:00 PM
End Time:
  • 1:00 PM
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 1.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 1.0
Region:
  • Virtual Participation
Format:
  • Webinar
Product Code:
  • 0ME61
Section Member Price: $40.00
NYSBA Member Price: $50.00 Join (or renew) for special member pricing
Non-Member Price: $100.00
Sponsoring Committee Group
  • Committee On Continuing Legal Education
  • Committee On Immigration Representation