Case Conclusion Date: July 14, 1999
Practice Area: Immigration
Outcome: Decision of Board of Immigration Appeals was overturned
Description: Lopez v INS, 184 F. 3d 1097 (9th Cir. 1999) (In Lopez, the court held that the fraudulent representations of a notary posing as as atttorney tolled the statute of limitations for filing a motion to reopen.) Oral argument presented by Curtis Pierce on February 2, 1999 before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.