© 2015 by Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia

Advocacy

 

Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia Testified Before the House Oversight Committee on Deferred Action, September 11, 2019

Co-Counsel, Amicus Brief by Law Professors to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on the "Insurance" Ban, February 2020

Co-Counsel, Amicus Brief by Law Professors to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on Third Country Asylum Rule, October 2019 

Co-Counsel, Amicus Brief by Law Professors on Third Country Asylum Rule, August 2019

Expert Opinion, Lawsuit Challenging DACA, July 2019

Response to William Barr on DACA, Nationwide Injunctions: Redline Version, May 2019 

 

Co-Counsel, Amicus Brief by Law Professors on the Asylum Rule, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, May 15, 2019

Law Professor Letter in support of the NO Ban Act, April 10, 2019

Co-Counsel, Amicus Brief by Law Professors on the Asylum Rule Case, December 5, 2018

 

Co-Counsel, Amicus Brief by Law Professors in the Travel Ban Case/Hawaii v Trump, March 31, 2018

Amicus Brief by Law Professors in DACA-Regents Case, March 20, 2018

Statement by Legal Practitioners and Scholars in Immigration on the DACA and H4 Children, March 1, 2018

Expert Declaration in Lawsuit challenging DACA rescission, filed December 2017

Open Letter to the President on the legality of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), signed by 105 law professors, August 14, 2017

 

 

 

Letter to the White House supporting the legal authority of executive action in immigration law, signed by 136 law professors, Sept. 3, 2014

 

  • Washington Post Lawyer’s agree:  Obama has broad authority to act on deportations, Sept. 3, 2014

 

Letter supporting President Obama’s deferred action programs announced signed by 135 law professors, Nov. 25, 2014:

 

  • Associated Press Bigstory Legal Scholars: Obama’s immigration actions lawful, Nov. 25, 2014

 

Letter to the White House defending the legality of extending deferred action to the parents of DACA (Deferred action for Childhood Arrivals) recipients, Nov. 3, 2014

 

  • NBC News Law Profs: Legal To Include More Immigrant Parents In Exec Action, Dec. 3, 2014

 

Letter challenging Texas v. U.S. (March 2015), signed by 104 immigration law scholars 

 

  • NBC News Legal Experts: Ruling Blocking Immigration Action 'Deeply Flawed', March 13, 2015

 

  • Law 360: Law Profs. Call Executive Action Injunction 'Deeply Flawed', March 13, 2015