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Spring 2018
5389 Immigration Law - HOFFMANG- 20728

Professor(s): Geoffrey Hoffman (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 

Time: 9:00a-10:30a  MW  Location:  

Course Outline: Immigration Law (3 Credits) Prof. Geoffrey Hoffman - This course examines the key issues, policies, and regulations governing the entrance of persons into the United States, including status, classification, preferences, asylum, and judicial review. We will also cover deportation and removal, as well as the grounds of inadmissibility, waivers, appeals and the relationship between immigration law and the federal courts.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota=30. Recommended: Administrative Law, Asylum, Family Immigration, or Crimmigration.


Course Book may be purchased from Barnes and Nobel Law Bookstore: Immigration and Refugee Law and Policy, 6th; Authors Stephen H. Legomsky and Cristina M. Rodriguez; ISBN-13 9781609304249

Prerequisites:  

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 05/02 9am-12pm      

This course will have:
Exam: YES
Paper: YES

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: no

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (12/6/2017 10:31:00 AM)

Book(s) Required

Immigration and Refugee Law and Policy, 6th; Authors Stephen H. Legomsky and Cristina M. Rodriguez; ISBN-13 9781609304249