AILA Announcements

Exploring Military-Related Immigration Issues Through Real Case Examples

6/21/2017
The second edition of the Immigration Law & the Military gives you the tools to confidently handle common immigration cases for military personnel and their families with the help of examples from a top expert in the field. Purchase today.

AILA Podcast: Practice Management for Removal Practitioners

6/19/2017
Listen to this AILA podcast, free for AILA members, and hear Jason Mills, Heather Poole, and Helen Tarokic have a lively discussion exploring the various practice management strategies removal practitioners can implement to improve and navigate their respective practices.

Essential Reference Guides for Every Immigration Practitioner

6/16/2017
This combo includes three of the most important resources for U.S. immigration law and practice—the Immigration & Nationality Act (INA), the Immigration Regulations (CFR), and Kurzban's Immigration Law Sourcebook, 15th Ed. Get the resources you need today.

Get Trained and Take A Pro Bono Asylum Case in New Orleans!

6/19/2017
Louisiana has welcomed hundreds of families who fled persecution in Central American countries. On 6/24/17, come to Loyola University New Orleans College of Law for an in-depth training and then receive a case and be matched with an experienced immigration practitioner mentor.

Helping You Maneuver Through the PERM Labor Certification Process

6/16/2017
AILA's PERM Labor Certification Survival Guide provides an overview of the PERM pathway to permanent residency, key ethical issues pertaining to filing via PERM, prevailing wage issues and recruitment requirements, filing and winning PERM appeals, and more. Download your copy today.

Now Accepting Pre-Orders for Business Immigration: Law & Practice, 2nd Ed.

6/15/2017
Business Immigration: Law & Practice tackles the applications lawyers routinely handle as well as matters you'll only encounter every so often. This book is the must-have treatise if you practice employment-based immigration law. Pre-order today.

The Ethics of Dealing with Difficult Judges

6/14/2017
Have you ever had a judge who was too difficult to deal with? When an IJ behaves inappropriately, there are several ways practitioners can respond. This article explores governing standards for acceptable IJ conduct, motions to recuse, and the rules and procedures for filing complaints with EOIR.

AILA Podcast: Trial Prep in Immigration Court: Direct and Cross Examination

6/19/2017
AILA provides a podcast, free to AILA members and eligible for CLE, on trial preparation for immigration court hearings. This podcast provides tips on preparing your client and witnesses for direct and cross examination and handling issues that may arise during testimony. Listen and earn CLE today!

Family Detention Volunteers Needed in Dilley

6/13/2017
Would you like to make a difference in the lives of women and children fleeing violence in Central America? Provide much-needed legal assistance to detained mothers in Dilley, Texas! The Dilley Pro Bono Project is looking for volunteers the weeks of July 9, 2017, and July 16, 2017. Sign up today!

Two Essential References in One Convenient Package

5/31/2017
Every immigration law practitioner should have the latest editions of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) and the Immigration Regulations (CFR) on his or her desk. AILA's INA/CFR Combo provides these essential primary sources in one convenient package. Pick up your copies today.

Purchase AILA’s PERM Labor Certification Survival Guide

5/18/2017
The 2015-16 edition of AILA's PERM Survival Guide serves as a vital resource to PERM practice. This publication is available in electronic format and will help you maneuver through this constantly changing program and provide crucial guidance on the most critical aspects of the PERM process.

New Practice Management Lunch-n-Learn Sessions Added

5/18/2017
AILA is happy to provide two new Practice Management Lunch-n-Learn sessions, including sessions on wellness strategies and the importance of having a mobile-friendly version of your website. Registration limited to 23 members so sign up today.
AILA Doc. No. 17051236

Upcoming Web and Audio Seminars

6/2/2017
Check out AILA’s upcoming web and audio seminars. Get your CLE requirements from the convenience of your desk. Included with registration, participants in the live seminar will receive a free downloadable recording of the seminar. Topics vary widely, so find a seminar that fits your schedule!

Check Out AILA’s Self-Care Center

3/30/2017
There are so many tasks to do every day and it can feel impossible to step away from it all and incorporate self-care practices into our daily routines. Life won’t slow down, but you can. We want you to make self-care practices a priority, even if for a small fraction of your day!

Top Ten Takeaways from the AILA Marketplace Study

3/20/2017
In this podcast, free for members, speakers share ten important trends and developments in the 2016 Study that will help you in your firm or practice. This podcast is a special companion to AILA’s 2016 Marketplace Study. Tune in to hear what your peers are implementing in their practices!

Check Out Recent AILA Recordings

5/24/2017
AILA offers recordings of recent web and audio seminars that are available whenever you are! Check out the recordings today and stay current on the trends, topics, and issues that affect your clients and practice. CLE credit is also available for many of these recordings.
AILA Doc. No. 15051199

Quickly Build a Comprehensive Immigration Law Library With AILALink

6/21/2017
Obtaining all the resources you need to practice successfully can be an expensive task. AILALink can help you save and provide you with an affordable and comprehensive immigration law library at the same time. Sign up for the next free training on July 12, 2017, or subscribe today!

A New Challenge for AILA and the Communities We Serve

11/9/2016
AILA’s message to members on the election results and how “AILA will continue to fight for a just and fair system using every tool at our disposal…we must carry this message of unity and perseverance to the immigration agencies, to Congress, and to the courts.”
AILA Doc. No. 16110931

Member Benefit: Free This Month on Agora

6/19/2017
AILA's free items for members for June are now available. Receive an overview of the detention and bond process and freshen up your removal defense skills with this month’s free items.
AILA Doc. No. 16061690

Get Involved—Build Your AILA Presence and Community

4/19/2017
The AILA New Members Division and the AILA Diversity and Inclusion Committee collaborated recently on a podcast about developing reputation, relationships, and skills to navigate AILA and the immigration law community.
AILA Doc. No. 15120402

What’s Happening!

5/12/2017
Have news you want to share with the AILA community? It might be a professional announcement, an award you’ve won, or news of a wedding or a new addition to your family. Send a 500- to 700-character blurb to AILA today. Then check back to this page to see updates from your fellow members.
AILA Doc. No. 15071005

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the INA

10/7/2015
AILA celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Immigration & Nationality Act with 15% off the 2015 edition of the INA. Enter INA50ANN during checkout on AILA Agora. This offer excludes previous/existing orders. Cannot be combined with other offers. Expires October 13, 2015.

The New AILA.org Thinks Like You

5/15/2015
Learn about the new features of AILA’s website.