Family-Based Asylum Following Matter of M-R-M-S-

Family-Based Asylum Following Matter of M-R-M-S-

Release Date: 03/01/2024
Recording Available 7-14 Days After Event Date
Format Length CLE Eligible
Video Roundtable 60 min. No

The Board of Immigration Appeals recently issued a precedential decision, Matter of M-R-M-S-, 28 I&N Dec. 757 (BIA 2023), which addresses the issue of nexus in a family-based asylum case. This roundtable will begin with an overview of the decision, then discuss some tips for how to frame cases in light of Matter of M-R-M-S-, and then open up a discussion of what practitioners are seeing in their cases.

This roundtable is presented by AILA's Asylum and Refugee Committee.

AILA Video Roundtables are free interactive learning opportunities hosted by faculty selected for their expertise, with an emphasis on discussion and Q&A. This roundtable is available only to AILA members and is not CLE eligible. The free recording will be available 7-10 business days following the live event.

Victoria Neilson, Asylum and Refugee Committee Co-Chair, Pleasantville, NY

Katie Herbert Meyer, Asylum and Refugee Committee, St Louis, MO

Anne Peterson, San Francisco, CA

The speaker's/author's views do not necessarily represent the views of AILA, nor do they constitute legal advice or representation. Practice tips provided are based on the speaker's/author's experiences and the current state of the law. Please be sure to conduct legal research and analysis for your unique situation as the law changes quickly and experiences may differ from your own.