AILA Announcements

CLE Web Seminar: Business Necessity Justifications in PERM Audits

Join us on March 4 for an intermediate/advanced panel discussion about the issues associated with the increase in PERM audits, audit trends, SVP calculations, business necessity standard, and more. Panelists will explain regulations and provide strategic advice to ensure successful PERMs.

CLE Web Seminar: Creative Evidentiary Solutions for Asylum Cases

On March 2, this intermediate web seminar will discuss thinking outside the box when developing strategies for your asylum cases and address ways to meet the required burden of proof. Our experts will cover analyzing evidence, country conditions research, and more. Register now!

Early-Bird Deadline: 2021 AILA Midwinter Virtual Conference

The early-bird deadline is February 25 for the 2021 AILA Midwinter Virtual Conference. This conference includes three tracks: Advanced Business, Advanced Family/Removal, and Law Practice Management. Attendees will have access to all three tracks, including recordings. Don't miss.

Take Action: Ask Congress to Support a Full Case Review for Everyone in Immigration Detention

Join the Immigration Justice Campaign, an AILA and American Immigration Council initiative, in urging Congress to support full case review for everyone in detention. This effort is part of AILA’s advocacy priorities to reduce and eventually end the use of detention.

When (and How) to Hire

If you are thinking it might be time to hire, you are probably right. Learn how to assess your financials and hire accordingly, choose the position and salary, and on-board effectively. Includes sample job descriptions and very practical advice.

Don't You Wish Someone Had Told You About AILA Sooner?

AILA law student membership is now free. Please reach out to any interested law students to raise awareness. Joining AILA will help them get ahead even before they graduate.

Resources on ICE Detention During COVID-19

AILA has created resources related to ICE’s handling of detention during COVID-19, including a free recording eligible for CLE on parole and a just-added webinar on seeking release for detained clients.

ICYMI — The Week of February 15 in Review

In case you missed it, AILA provides a list of new, substantive documents posted to during the week of February 15, 2021, as well as the top immigration-related news stories of the week. This page is updated every Friday.

Featured Issue: SSA No-Match Letters

Members should be mindful that SSA no-match letters can potentially lead to issues related to immigration enforcement and I-9 compliance. Learn more with AILA's resources on employer compliance and enforcement.
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Give Your Paralegals the Resources They Need to Thrive

We don't have to tell you that paralegals play an essential role in your practice's success. AILA has the resources to get your staff up to speed and keep their skills sharp. Sign your paralegals up for access today.