HOUSTON: Responding to ICE Enforcement in 2010: How to Assist Immigrants Following An ICE Enforcement Action – June 22


Responding to ICE Enforcement in 2010:
How to Assist Immigrants Following An ICE Enforcement Action

Co-Sponsored by
Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC)
Catholic Charities of Houston

June 22, 2010


Catholic Charities of Houston
2900 Louisiana Street
Houston, Texas 77006
(713) 526-4611

$35 per person for CLINIC affiliates and staff of 501(c)(3) non-profit programs; $105 office location cap ($10 fee per person for more than 3 people from the same office address)

$60 per person for private attorneys and their staff

The registration fee includes training materials, continental breakfast, and lunch.

This intensive one day training will cover current ICE enforcement mechanisms, providing assistance to detained immigrants, locating an immigrant in detention, providing Know Your Rights information, organizing legal services, removal proceedings and other topics.  The training will also highlight ethical issues for attorneys representing immigrants.  The training materials will provide detailed information on all aspects of immigration enforcement, including information related to removal proceedings.

The training will be presented by CLINIC Attorneys Sarah Bronstein and Debbie Smith.  Other invited speakers will participate in panels.  CLE applied for, including one hour ethics credit.

The training is for the staff of Catholic Charities and other community-based organizations with IRS 501(c)(3) status, and attorneys and legal worker staff of private law offices. The training is intended for lawyers, legal representatives and community advocates.

Space is limited. Registration will close June 15, 2010 or sooner if capacity is reached. For registration information call Chris Ozaki at 415-394-9371.


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