The Cadwalader Black & Latino Association (CBLA) Immigration Clinic presents:
United States v. Texas: A Constitutional Analysis of the Immigration Debate
Please join the Cadwalader Black & Latino Association (CBLA) for lunch on Tuesday, April 26th to celebrate the one year anniversary of the CBLA Immigration Clinic. We will feature a roundtable discussion on the immigration debate, focusing on the United States v. Texas litigation regarding the constitutional legality of President Obama’s executive action expanding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Additional discussion topics will include federal versus state responses to the global refugee crisis, the immigration policy debate in connection with the 2016 presidential election, and the continued federal practice of Immigrations and Customs Enforcement raids within immigrant communities.
Our Distinguished Speakers Include:
Amanda Frost, Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law
Maribel Hernández Rivera, Executive Director of Legal Initiatives, New York City Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs
Wendy Wylegala, Deputy Director for Legal Technical Assistance, Kids in Need of Defense
Moderated by: Tania Perez, Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
200 Liberty Street
New York City
CLE credit will be offered.
Kindly RSVP by Friday, April 22.
About the CBLA Immigration Clinic:
The CBLA Immigration Clinic is Cadwalader’s in-house support system for attorneys handling pro bono immigration matters. This network taps into the wealth of experience accrued over the many years that the firm has handled immigration matters. The CBLA Immigration Clinic also coordinates training sessions and provides legal resources to ensure that our attorneys provide top-level legal services.