Immigration Law & Procedure

Immigration Law and Procedure is the flagship practice guide, only from LexisNexis. A comprehensive treatise with analysis and primary law resources.
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Immigration Law and Procedure is a 21-Volume "Bible'' of immigration law that has been cited in over 450 federal court decisions in cases from across the U.S. circuit courts of appeals, federal district courts, and the U.S. Supreme Court. Authors Stephen Yale-Loehr and Ron Wada are nationally respected immigration specialists whose professional expertise has made Immigration Law & Procedure the flagship immigration treatise. Their analysis and opinions on undecided points of law have carried considerable weight with the courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court.

Inside you'll find comprehensive, detailed practice guide coverage of all aspects of immigration law, including:

• Development of the Immigration Laws;
• Institutions of Immigration Law (agencies and their operation; attorneys; rights privileges and liabilities of aliens; sanctions, discrimination, and employment authorization);
• Process of Controlling Entry Into the United States (admission process; restrictions);
• Nonimmigrants (classification, terms of admission, and procedures; separate chapters on the various classifications);
• Immigrants (classifications exempt from numerical restrictions; classifications subject to numerical restrictions; procedures for obtaining permanent residence; final steps to resident status);
• Admission, Parole, and Removal (procedure at border; grounds of exclusion/inadmissibility; waivers; removal of noncitizens; exclusion proceedings);
• Deportability/Deportation (grounds; procedure; relief from deportation);
• Nationality and Citizenship (acquisition of citizenship or nationality by or at birth; naturalization requirements, procedure, and special classes; acquisition of citizenship after birth other than by naturalization; evidence of citizenship; loss of U.S. citizenship or nationality; civil liabilities and criminal offenses);
• Judicial Review;
• Miscellaneous Matters (including taxation; international medical graduates; detention of noncitizens; damage actions against government officials; civil liabilities and criminal offenses; class actions; Canadian immigration law--permanent admission; temporary workers in Canada).

Plus essential, easily accessible primary source materials, you expect from LexisNexis, including:

•  United Nations Documents/Treaties
•  Presidential Documents (Executive Orders, Proclamations, Determinations, etc.)
•  CBP Inspector's Field Manual
•  Federal Register Materials
•  OFLC FAQs and FAQ Rounds
•  BALCA Deskbook -- including Supplement
•  Foreign Affairs Manual -- 7 FAM Citizenship and Nationality
•  Foreign Affairs Manual -- 9 FAM Visas
•  Dept. of State Reciprocity Schedules and Civil Documents (By Country)

Subscription includes the following:
&#8226 Bender's Immigration Regulations Service - This two-volume loose leaf service contains regulations from 8 CFR (Department of Homeland Security and Department of Justice), and relevant regulations of the Departments of State, Labor, Justice, and Health and Human Services. This publication is updated on a regular basis as changes in the regulations occur.
&#8226 Bender's Immigration and Nationality Act Service - This publication contains the complete text of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), as well as the text of many ancillary provisions of statutory immigration law that have not been enacted as part of the INA. Extensive footnotes provide helpful details concerning the sources of legislative amendments.
&#8226 Bender's Immigration Bulletin - Published bi-weekly, Bender's Immigration Bulletin contains articles by recognized experts and experienced practitioners in Immigration law, as well as highlights of court and administrative decisions, and reprints of valuable agency documents.

Charles Gordon (1905-1999)
Stanley Mailman (co-author from 1985 to 2011)
Stephen Yale-Loehr
Ronald Y. Wada

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Table of Contents

VOLUME 1
PART 1 OVERVIEW OF IMMIGRATION LAW
Chapter 1 General Scheme of Immigration Law
Chapter 2 The Development of the Immigration Laws
PART 2 INSTITUTIONS OF IMMIGRATION LAW
Chapter 3 Agencies, Records and Information, Fees and Forms
Chapter 4 Attorneys and Representatives/Fees/Ethics and Sanctions
Chapter 5 Voluntary Agencies
Chapter 6 Aliens’ Rights, Privileges and Liabilities
Chapter 7 Sanctions, Discrimination and Employment Authorization
PART 3 THE PROCESS OF CONTROLLING ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES
Chapter 8 Overview of the Admission Process
Chapter 9 The Constitutional Foundations of Immigration Law
Chapter 10 Persons Subject to Restrictions
Chapter 11 Territorial Applicability of Restrictions
VOLUME 2
PART 4 NONIMMIGRANTS
Chapter 12 Nonimmigrants: Classification, Terms of Admission and Procedures
Chapter 13 Diplomats and Other Officials of Foreign Governments
Chapter 14 Temporary Visitors for Business or Pleasure
Chapter 15 Aliens in Transit Through the United States
Chapter 16 Crewmembers
Chapter 17 Treaty Traders and Treaty Investors
Chapter 18 Foreign Students (Fs and Ms)
Chapter 19 Noncitizens Identified with Certain International Organizations and Their Dependents
Chapter 20 Temporary Workers
Chapter 21 Representatives of Foreign Information Media
Chapter 22 Exchange Visitors (Js and Qs)
Chapter 23 Fiancées and Fiancés of U.S. Citizens
Chapter 24 Intracompany Transferees
Chapter 25 Nonimmigrants with Extraordinary Ability in Sciences, Arts, Education, Business, Athletics (O)/ Athletes and Entertainers (P)
Chapter 26 Nonimmigrant Religious Workers
Chapter 27 Noncitizens Who Assist with Law Enforcement and Anti-Terrorism Efforts
Chapter 28 T, U and V Nonimmigrants
Chapter 29 Choosing the Proper Nonimmigrant Classification
Chapter 30 [Reserved]
VOLUME 3
PART 5 IMMIGRANTS
Chapter 31 Immigrants: Overview of Classification, Restrictions, and Procedures for Admission
EXEMPT FROM NUMERICAL RESTRICTIONS
Chapter 32 [Reserved]
Chapter 33 Refugees, Asylum, Withholding of/Restriction on Removal, and Convention Against Torture Relief
Chapter 34 Procedures for Refugee Admission, Asylum, Withholding of/Restriction on Removal, and CAT Relief
Chapter 35 Special Immigrants
Chapter 36 Immediate Relatives
SUBJECT TO NUMERICAL RESTRICTIONS
Chapter 37 Overview of Restricted Categories
Chapter 38 Family-Sponsored Preferences
Chapter 39 Employment-Based (EB) Immigrants
Chapter 40 Diversity Immigrants
VOLUME 4
PROCEDURES FOR OBTAINING PERMANENT RESIDENCE
Chapter 41 Preliminary Visa Petition Requirements for Immediate Relatives and Family-Sponsored Preference Groups
Chapter 42 Conditional Residence for Certain Spouses and Children, and Other Limitations Imposed by 1986 Marriage Fraud Amendments
Chapter 43 Procedure for the Employment-Based Preferences: Job Offer and Labor Certification; Portability and Substitution; Petition Filing, Change of Petitioner or Documentation, Decision and Appeal; Validity of Petition, Revocation; Priority Dates
Chapter 44 Labor Certification for Certain Immigrants Coming to Perform Labor
Chapters 45—49 [Reserved]
FINAL STEPS TO RESIDENT STATUS
Chapter 50 Overview
Chapter 51 Adjustment of Status to Permanent Residence
Chapter 52 Legalization
Chapter 53 Farmworker Legalization
Chapter 54 Registry of Lawful Entry for Noncitizens with Long Residence in the United States
Chapter 55 Immigrant Visa Processing
Chapters 56—59 [Reserved]
VOLUME 5
PART 6 ADMISSION / PAROLE / REMOVAL
Chapter 60 [Reserved]
Chapter 61 Procedure at Border
Chapter 62 Parole
Chapter 63 Grounds of Exclusion/Inadmissibility; Waivers
Chapter 64 Removal of Noncitizens
Chapter 65 Exclusion Proceedings
Chapters 66—70 [Reserved]VOLUME 6
PART 7 DEPORTABILITY / DEPORTATION
Chapter 71 Grounds for Deportation
Chapter 72 Procedure in Deportation Cases
Chapter 73 [Reserved]
Chapter 74 Relief From Deportation
Chapters 75—90 [Reserved]
VOLUME 7
PART 8 NATIONALITY AND CITIZENSHIP
Chapter 91 Survey of Nationality and Citizenship
Chapter 92 Acquisition of Citizenship or Nationality by Birth in United States, ItsTerritories and Possessions
Chapter 93 Acquisition of American Citizenship or Nationality at Birth Outside the United States, Its Territories or Possessions
NATURALIZATION
Chapter 94 Overview of Naturalization
Chapter 95 Substantive Requirements for Naturalization
Chapter 96 Naturalization Procedure
Chapter 97 Naturalization of Special Classes
CITIZENSHIP
Chapter 98 Acquisition of American Citizenship After Birth Other than by Naturalization
Chapter 99 Evidence of American Citizenship
LOSS OF U.S. CITIZENSHIP OR NATIONALITY
Chapter 100 Loss of U.S. Citizenship or Nationality (Expatriation)
Chapter 101 Civil Liabilities and Criminal Offenses
Chapters 102—103[Reserved]
VOLUME 8
PART 9 JUDICIAL REVIEW
Chapter 104 Judicial Review
PART 10 MISCELLANEOUS
Chapter 105 Taxation
Chapter 106 International Medical Graduates
Chapter 107 [Reserved]
Chapter 108 Detention of Noncitizens
Chapter 109 Actions for Damages Against Government Officials
Chapter 110 [Reserved]
Chapter 111 Civil Liabilities and Criminal Offenses
Chapter 112 Class Actions
Chapter 113 Canadian Immigration Law —Permanent Admission
Chapter 114 Temporary Workers in Canada
Chapters 115—120[Reserved]
VOLUME 9
Appendix A [Reserved]
Appendix B Exhibits
VOLUME 10
United Nations Documents and Treaties
Citizenship Laws of the World
Presidential Documents
VOLUME 11
Federal Register
VOLUME 12
Selected Statutes
VOLUME 13
DOL Materials
VOLUME 14
INS Manuals
VOLUME 15
USCIS Policy Manual
USCIS Adjudicator’s Field Manual
VOLUME 16
USCIS Adjudicator’s Field Manual (cont’d)
USCIS AFM (Archive)
VOLUME 17
Foreign Affairs Manual, Volume 7, Citizenship and Nationality
Foreign Affairs Manual, Volume 9, Visas
VOLUME 18
Foreign Affairs Manual, Volume 9, Visas (continued)
VOLUME 18A
Foreign Affairs Manual, Volume 9, Visas (continued)
VOLUME 19
Dept. of State Reciprocity Schedules and Civil Documents (By Country)
VOLUME STAR
Index
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes, Rules, and Regulations