Media Advisory: #Immigration Law Experts to Discuss Options for Administrative Relief and Executive Action

*** MEDIA ADVISORY***

 

 

TUESDAY: Immigration Law Experts to Discuss Options for Administrative Relief and Executive Action

 

(Washington, DC) – Experts on immigration law will discuss the legality of potential administrative relief and executive action for American families and businesses on a reporter conference call on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 12:00 PM ET. Law professors and authorities will provide possible options that the Administration may be considering, background on legal precedent, and guidance on how only a permanent legislative solution can fundamentally fix the country’s broken immigration system.

 

WHO:       

 

Bo Cooper, Former General Counsel of the Immigration and Naturalization Service; Adjunct Professor at American University, Washington College of Law; Partner at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy

 

David Leopold, Past President and Past General Counsel, American Immigration Lawyers Association

 

Stephen Legomsky, The John S. Lehmann University Professor, Washington University School of Law, and former Chief Counsel of USCIS, Department of Homeland Security

 

Cristina Rodriguez, Yale Law School; formerly Office of Legal Counsel, Department of Justice

 

Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice, moderator

WHAT: Immigration Law Experts to Discuss Options for Administrative Relief and Executive Action

 

WHEN:           Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 12:00 PM (ET)

 

WHERE:         Via Conference Call

 

NOTE:           Members of the media MUST RSVP to press@fwd.us by 10:00 AM (ET) Tuesday, August 26, 2014 to obtain conference call dial-in and access code.

 

FWD.us is an advocacy organization created to help organize the broader tech community to promote a bipartisan policy agenda – including comprehensive immigration reform, education reform, and support for scientific research – that will boost the knowledge economy to ensure more jobs, innovation and investment, now and in the future. You can learn more at  www.FWD.us.

 

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Contact:

Kate Hansen

202-677-7693

kate@fwd.us

 

About David Leopold
Past President American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), In-the-Trenches practicing immigration Attorney, Blogger, Activist, Photographer, Educator, World Traveler. All opinions are my own.

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