Widely rated as AILA's number one benefit, www.aila.org (InfoNet) offers a wealth of members-only information. It is AILA's constantly updated portal for developments in immigration law, library of past developments and practice management tools, and link to a vast network of colleagues. If you have not logged in to www.aila.org, do so today and plug in to a wealth of knowledge that will help you succeed.
AILA8 is your new daily e-newsletter that allows you to read the top 8 immigration news items of the day in 8 minutes or less. Save time, save your inbox, read AILA8. To find out more as well as catch up on archived issues, visit www.aila.org/aila8.
CLE Center and webCLE
The AILA CLE Center simplifies your earning of continuing legal education credits through AILA. Record your CLE attendance via the AILA webCLE Center. Use the interactive CLE resource library to find a particular topic, format, and related materials. Identify the CLE requirements in your jurisdiction and the ways AILA can help you meet your needs. The AILA CLE Center has a variety of CLE-approved formats to meet your busy schedule and CLE requirements. Record your CLE attendance via the AILA webCLE Center.
Agora: Shop, Register, Learn *NEW!
AILA Agora is your first stop to shop, register and learn! Through AILA Agora you are able to SHOP for AILA publications, conferences, recordings, and much more. Free downloadable content is also available for members to access quickly and easily. Looking to build your knowledge in a specific area of immigration? Take advantage of AILA's Learning Tracks. At AILA Agora you have the ability to REGISTER for cutting-edge events, including the Annual Conference. Through a multitude of resources that are free or deeply discounted to members, you can LEARN about the ever-changing world of immigration law at AILA Agora.
Choose from nearly 100 FREE downloadable items on AILA Agora. Popular examples include:
Through AILA Agora you can access AILA's FREE Podcast Library. Podcasts are audio files created especially for AILA members as a free member benefit. Some podcasts are even eligible for CLE at no cost to you! Download a podcast to your computer or portable media player to listen to various immigration and law practice issues anytime, anywhere, or subscribe to the podcasts to have them automatically loaded to your playlist.
Fastcase provides free access to a comprehensive legal research system containing a full range of federal caselaw and Board of Immigration Appeals precedent decisions. It features smarter technology, customized searching, and even a mobile legal research app! Upon logging in, you can utilize a quick caselaw search or opt for the advanced search using keyword (Boolean), natural language, or citation. Results can be sorted by relevance (based on frequency, diversity, and proximity of your search terms), chronologically, alphabetically, by court hierarchy, or by the number of subsequent citations.
- U.S. Supreme Court
- U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
- U.S. District Courts
- U.S. Bankruptcy Courts
- BIA Precedent Decisions
provides many resources to help you get started, including online webinar trainings, on-demand tutorials, live help and e-mail support, FAQs, and a downloadable user guide. For an introduction to Fastcase, as well as tips on how to get the most from your research, sign up for free trainings at www.fastcase.com/webinars