Practice Resources

Practice Advisory: Pereira v. Sessions – Updated Strategies and Considerations

12/3/19 AILA Doc. No. 18072077. Removal & Relief

The U.S. Supreme Court held in Pereira v. Sessions that service of a defective Notice to Appear does not cut off eligibility for cancellation of removal. This practice advisory provides practitioners with strategies and considerations based on the holding and rationale in Pereira v. Sessions. CLINIC and the American Immigration Council drafted the original version of this practice advisory in 2018. CLINIC updated this practice advisory in December 2019.

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 18072077.