Seminar: DACA and Post-DACA Immigration Issues

Seminar: DACA and Post-DACA Immigration Issues
Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 10:00 to 13:00
Speaker: 
Maricarmen Madrid-Crost, Madrid Crost Law Group
Nebula Li, Domestic Violence Legal Clinic
Vân Huynh, Attorney at Law
Marjorie Baltazar, Baltazar Global LLC
Moderator – Lesley R. Arca, Jurisprudence Health Law Group

Saturday, November 11
HANA Center
4300 N California Ave,
Chicago, IL 60618

Free street parking available
Light lunch to be provided

Description

The Filipino American Lawyers Association of Chicago (FALA Chicago), Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights and Empowerment (AFIRE), National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA), Chicago Volunteer Legal Services (CVLS), and Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago (AAAJC), along with community partners the Filipino Young Leaders Program (FYLPRO) and Pilipino American Unity for Progress (UniPro) present this free event for both lawyers and the general public to learn about immigration issues impacting the Filipino/Filipino American community. This workshop will feature a panel discussion on immigration law followed by role-playing exercises designed to help audience members assert their constitutional rights. In recognition of Veterans Day, we will also address the topic of law and public policy developments with respect to Filipino World War II veterans and their families. Opportunities to meet other attorneys and advocacy groups will be available as well. Lunch to be provided.

Timeline

  • 10:00 Doors Open
  • 10:30-10:40 Welcome & Introduction of Sponsoring Orgs, Format of Event
  • 10:40-11:30 Panel Discussion
  • 10:50 - 11:00 ICE Raids (Nebula)
  • 11:30 - Noon Roleplaying / Q&A
  • Noon - 1 p.m. Lunch/Networking/Individual Attorney Consultation at Booths

Materials

  • TBD

CLE Credit

  • This seminar is worth 1.5 hours of General MCLE credit.