The June, 2016 issue of The Globe, the newsletter for the International and Immigration Law Section of the Illinois State Bar Association, which is edited by Lewis F. Matuszewich, has been published.  The articles include:

  • Editor’s comments An introduction to the issue from Editor Lew Matuszewich.
  • Message from the Chair A message from Section Chair Tejas Shah.
  • Third Annual Immigration Law Update Live Webcast On January 22, 2016, the ISBA’s International and Immigration Law Section presented its 3rd annual Immigration Law Update “Changes that Affect Your Practice and Clients,” a live webcast.
  • Does the Immigration and Nationality Act allow discrimination based on religion? Why would Congress ban discrimination on these other common grounds, but not include religion?
  • Legislative report The ISBA’s International & Immigration law Section Council has reviewed pertinent legislation currently before the Illinois General Assembly.
  • A red flag: Orders of Protection and deportability for resident aliens Recent case law shows what may amount to misdemeanor or perhaps civil violations of protection orders may have far-reaching consequences including removal from the United States.
  • Career panel on immigration and international Law at University of Illinois College of Law On March 14, 2016, the U of I College of Law’s career services office and the law school library hosted a career panel on jobs related to international law, which included two members of the ISBA’s Section on International & Immigration Law.
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