|Course||Immigration Law - Law 620|
|Instructor||Andy Silverman View Faculty Page|
|Units||3 - Graded|
A study of the law policies and procedures concerning immigration (e.g., non-citizen classifications dealing with non-immigrants and legal permanent residents) and removal (i.e., inadmissibility and deportation). Methods of statutory construction are stressed.
Immigration and Citizenship: Process and Policy (Thomson/West) and its yearly statutory and regulatory supplement.
Lecture and discussion.
Reflection papers on the outside activities and possibly papers around some hypothetical problems.
|Type of Exam||
A final essay exam is given in which students can bring with them the casebook and statutory/regulatory supplement plus their class notes and outline they prepare.
|Basis for grading||
Final exam and any required papers.
Students thinking of participating in the Immigration Law Clinic should take this course.