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Episode 145

Published on:

22nd Jul 2021

Ahilan T. Arulanantham | From ACLU to UCLA : A Human Right's Change Agent

Ahilan T. Arulanantham joins Immigration Nerds. Ahilan is a Professor and Co-Director of the Center for Immigration Law and Policy at UCLA School of Law and former Senior Counsel at the ACLU in Los Angeles.

Co-hosted by Lead Researcher, Luke Bianco.

We discuss:

  • TPS litigation and Supreme Court arguments
  • Nadarajah v. Gonzales, the first Ninth Circuit case establishing limits on the government’s power to detain immigrants as national security threats
  • Ahilan’s leadership in defense of immigrant rights at the ACLU during the previous administration
  • Advice for young lawyers/law students who want to make a positive impact in the field
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Immigration Nerds
Your hub for all immigration news, updates and discussions. Here we uncomplicate the complicated.
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Founded in 1978, Erickson Immigration Group provides comprehensive business immigration, global migration, and compliance solutions that enable companies to hire the best and brightest talent from around the world. We represent clients ranging from Fortune 500s to cutting-edge startups. Sectors represented by our firm include Technology (including CRM services, e-commerce, social and online news media, online entertainment and television/movie production, FinTech, online payments), Financial Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Universities/Public School Districts. Our staff is smart, inspired, spirited, passionate, and views our client relationships as partnerships. Our accurate legal advice will always take into account the best interest of your company as well as your employees.

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