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Fall 2018
LAW236  A  BUSINESS, ENTERTAINMENT, AND SPORTS IMMIGRATION LAW

Course Description
This course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of business immigration laws and procedure in the United States. The course will cover statutory and regulatory requirements, along with agency policies and procedures relating to professionals, artists, athletes, investors, entrepreneurs, and workers seeking to do business, and/or work in the United States. Students will learn to analyze statutes, regulations, legal decisions, policy memoranda, government manuals, and liaison minutes. This course will also present guest speakers in several visa categories, and include mock consultations, government agency, and/or consulate interviews. Particular attention will be paid to the practical aspects of business immigration law with the goal of preparing students to effectively navigate through the government’s procedural labyrinth.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-13-2018 - 12-13-2018   T  5:30 PM-7:20 PM F200

Course Frequency

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: Take-home Examination
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s):
Immigration, Asylum, and Citizenship Law Area of Focus (Area of Focus)   More information
Course Book(s): TBD/None      
First Class Assignment(s): TBD/None

 
Professor(s)

SANCHEZ-ROIG, REBECCA



Contact Information:
Email: RSROIG@SANCHEZROIGLAW.COM
Phone: 3053735385