AILA South Florida's
42nd Annual CLE

February 24-26, 2021

Federal Court Litigation: Challenging USCIS Denials of Employment-Based Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Visa Petitions

This panel will discuss the pros and cons of motions to reopen and appeals to the AAO versus immediately suing in District Court; basis for the Complaint: Injunctive Relief, the APA, and other causes of action; delays in  adjudication of cases; overcoming common hurdles and obstacles; discovery and summary judgment; attorneys’ fees; and updates on recent impact litigation.

Speakers: Jeff Joseph, Mark Prada and Rekha Sharma-Crawford.

Jeff Joseph

Mark Prada

Rekha Sharma-Crawford

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Federal Court Litigation: Challenging USCIS Denials of Employment-Based Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Visa Petitions
02/25/2021 at 9:00 AM (EST)   |  60 minutes
02/25/2021 at 9:00 AM (EST)   |  60 minutes This panel will discuss the pros and cons of motions to reopen and appeals to the AAO versus immediately suing in District Court; basis for the Complaint: Injunctive Relief, the APA, and other causes of action; delays in adjudication of cases; overcoming common hurdles and obstacles; discovery and summary judgment; attorneys’ fees; and updates on recent impact litigation.