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Immigration Under a Biden/Harris Administration


Date: January 8, 2021

Time: 12:00PM (EST)

Location: Zoom Webinar

Please join Member / Founding Chair, Susan J. Cohen as she joins a virtual panel titled, "Immigration Under a Biden/Harris Administration," presented by the ABA International Law Section, Immigration & Naturalization Committee. 

Webinar Description:
A new administration is about to take over and it will have an opportunity to enact significant changes to U.S. immigration policy.

Topics will include:

  1. Will there be better management of COVID-19 related challenges – embassy closures and processing within the United States?
  2. Revocation of proclamations including Muslim Ban and Ban on Asylum.
  3. Revocation of the bans on H-1B, L, J1 visas and immigrant visa petitions.
  4. Any more midnight rulemaking by outgoing administration – prevailing wage hike in H1B and PERM green card cases.
  5. Litigation including DACA, TPS and Public Charge Rule.
  6. The Biden administration has promised a Legalization Bill in first 100 days – how will control of Senate impact this.
  7. Will there be a shift away from detention and deportation and increased staff allocation to processing benefits?


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Susan J. Cohen


Susan J. Cohen is Chair of Mintz's Immigration Practice and a nationally recognized Immigration lawyer. She helps corporate clients manage immigration challenges. Susan is an American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) member and she's contributed to state and federal immigration regulations.