Cite as "AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 11060830 (posted Jun. 8, 2011)"
AILA's Ethics and Practice Management Committee brings you the latest issue of Immigration Practice News on our digital reading platform! You can peruse the latest edition on your home computer, smart phone, or tablet like an iPad! Just simply click and the viewer will load in seconds. Use the top navigation bar to flip pages, print, search for keywords, share with colleagues, and much more!
For those who have trouble with the new format, the PDF version of Immigration Practice News is also available.
In This Issue:
"Online Legal Forums: Advise With Care"
Learn the potential risks of dispensing legal advice online, which could result in the inadvertent creation of client-lawyer relationships. This article provides practical steps to avoid unintended consequences.
"Hello There, Are You My Attorney?"
Formation of an attorney-client relationship is an evolving matter to be re-examined continuously as methods of communication change in geometric progression.
"How To Properly Decline a Potential Client"
If you have met with an individual to discuss his or her immigration matter, and then decline to represent that person, you should provide a non-engagement letter to that person to avoid malpractice and disciplinary problems.