North Carolina Bar Association Plans Video Replay Of Immigration Seminar

Tuesday, January 1, 2008 - 01:00

The North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA) has scheduled a video replay of a CLE seminar titled Basics of Immigration Law on three locations.

The program will take place on Tuesday, January 8 at the Guilford Technical Community College, 2007 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro, NC; on Thursday, January 10 at the Central Piedmont Community College, 1112 Charlottetown Avenue, Charlotte, NC, and on Wednesday, February 6 at the N.C. Bar Center, 8000 Weston Parkway, Cary, NC.

The program will attempt to answer question such as: What makes a person be in "legal" immigration status? "Illegal" immigration status? What kinds of visas are available to foreigners? How can a minor criminal charge cause the deportation of a legal immigrant? How are employment, inheritance and tax rights affected by immigration status? How can employers protect themselves against penalties when they have immigrant employees?

The course planner is Ann Robertson, Robertson Law Firm. Among the speakers are Penni P. Bradshaw, Costangy Brooks & Smith LLC; Attracta Kelly, NC Justice Center, and Hans Christian Linnartz, Duke University School of Law.

For details on registration fees and CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register for any of the sessions, call (800) 228-3402 or visit