Spring 2011 Symposium

Redefining Borders: Comprehensive Immigration Reform in the United States

On March 4, 2011 The Rutgers Law Record and The Immigrant Rights Collective will host a day-long symposium at the Center for Law and Justice at Rutgers School of Law – Newark. The day will be broken into multiple panels that will feature proposals to solve problems and reform the immigration law of the United States. Panels will focus on reform in family immigration laws, employment immigration policies, asylum for refugees, enforcement, border security, and the attempts by states to enforce immigration policies.

March 4, 2011
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Rutgers School of Law – Newark
123 Washington St.
Newark, NJ 07102

Admission is FREE
Sign-in and a Continental Breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m.
Lunch will be provided
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Speakers will include:
Muzaffar Chishti, Director of the Migration Policy Institute at New York University School of Law

Business Panel
Neil Dornbaum, Dornbaum & Peregoy
Tony Siliato, Meyner and Landis
Matt Lister, University of Pennsylvania School of Law
Howard Chang, University of Pennsylvania School of Law
Alka Bahal, Fox Rothschild

Family
Patrick Klauss, Berd & Klauss
Harlan York, Harlan York & Associates
Lenni Benson, New York Law School
Alexia Schapira, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark

Enforcement
Amy Gottlieb, American Friends Service Committee
Jill Family, Widener School of Law
Elissa Steglich, American Friends Service Committee, Rutgers School of Law – Newark
Kerry Bretz, Bretz & Coven

Asylum
Lori Nessel, Director of the Center for Social Justice at Seton Hall University School of Law
Asma Warsi Chaudry, Law Offices of Asma Warsi Chaudry, Former Executive Director at the Boaz Community Corporation

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