WHAT THE DOMA DECISION MEANS FOR YOU: FAMILY & IMMIGRATION LAW
Wednesday December 31, 1969
||Brooklyn Community Pride Center
4 MetroTech Center, entrance on Willoughby at intersection of Gold St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Join The LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York & the Brooklyn Community Pride Center for a timely talk geared towards helping members of the public understand the impact of the DOMA decision with a specific focus on family and immigration law. Q&A to follow!
On the family law side, we�ll discuss:
What are the benefits and obligations of marriage?
What factors need to be considered before marrying?
How can you protect your family legally upon death or disability?
Is second-parent adoption necessary if you are married?
On the immigration side, we�ll discuss:
How does the DOMA ruling affect the rights of binational couples?
What impact does it have on children?
What unique challenges may arise for same-sex couples seeking green cards?
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