Product includes audio files for the "Taking the Next Step: Green Card Through Family-Based Petition", presented on May 30, 2012. Audio files, course materials, seminar evaluation form, and Verification Affidavit will be mailed once payment is processed.
For CLE credit, record the codes heard in the course audio on the Verification Affidavit and submit the document to the CBA in accordance with the instructions in the document.
Taking the Next Step: Green Card Through Family-Based Petition
Presented by the International Law Section
Sponsored by: CT Bar Institute, Inc.
CLE Credit: 1.5 Hours
About the Program
This program will explain the basic concepts of U.S. immigration law and procedure, reflect current developments and trends, and discuss the benefits of understanding immigration law or starting an immigration practice.
Erin O'Neil-Baker, Law Office of Erin O'Neil-Baker LLC, Hartford
Milagros S. Cruz, Milagros Saldana Cruz LLC, Hartford
12:10 The First Step: I-130 Petition
Who can petition?
What is a “child”?
What is “parent”?
12:15 The Marriage Petition
The Marriage Interview
Effect of Divorces
12:45 What is a Priority Date?
Importance of the Priority Date
12:50 Adjustment of Status to a Permanent Resident
1:10 Consular Processing
1:20 The Next Step: Citizenship
1:25 Questions and Answers
Who Should Purchase
This program will be extremely useful to attorneys who are new to the practice of immigration law. This is the backbone of immigration practice.
****The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request.