AILA Announcements

Don't Miss Our Seminar on Investing in Foreign Citizenship for U.S. Immigration Benefits

5/13/2021
A growing number of countries now offer "citizenship by investment." Foreign nationals may be able to acquire U.S. immigration status via their second citizenship. Our May 20 seminar will explore investor programs and how citizenship by investment may provide additional routes to U.S. immigration.

Register Now to Save on Global Immigration Virtual Forum and Virtual Annual Conference

5/13/2021
The early-bird deadlines are fast approaching for the Global Immigration Virtual Forum, taking place on June 8, and the Virtual Annual Conference, taking place on June 9–12. Register for these conferences by Monday, May 17, before rates go up.

Limited-Time Special Member Pricing on AILA's Newest Resource

5/13/2021
AILA's Immigration Law Practice & Procedures Manual will be available in print and digital formats soon. This much-awaited practice aid provides how-to guidance for preparing and filing common immigration applications and petitions. Special prepublication price for members through May 31.

Early-Bird Registration for the Global Immigration Forum Expires Monday!

5/12/2021
The 2021 Global Immigration Virtual Forum, on June 8, will address the new work reality brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, offer insights on the impact of Brexit, and provide pointers for managing your practice in a virtual world. Early-bird rates expire Monday, May 17, so register now!

AILA Welcomes Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas as Our AC21 Keynote Speaker

5/12/2021
AILA is honored to announce that Alejandro N. Mayorkas, the first immigrant to head the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, has accepted our invitation to deliver the keynote address at the 2021 AILA Annual Conference on Immigration Law, taking place June 9–12.

CLE Web Seminar: Investing in Foreign Citizenship for U.S. Immigration Benefits

5/8/2021
A growing number of countries now offer "citizenship by investment." Foreign nationals may be able to acquire U.S. immigration status via their second citizenship. Our May 20 seminar will explore investor programs and how citizenship by investment may provide additional routes to U.S. immigration.

Take Action: Identify Barriers Impeding Access to USCIS Immigration Benefits and Services

5/3/2021
USCIS is requesting input on how it can reduce barriers impeding access to immigration benefits. Submit a comment to ensure that USCIS remains true to its statutory mission to provide a service-oriented, fair, and efficient adjudication system. Comments are due 11:59 pm (ET) on Wednesday, May 19.

Late-Breaking Web Seminar: Advanced Considerations in TPS and DED

4/23/2021
On May 6, our late-breaking seminar will address the most pressing TPS and DED issues that every practitioner who handles these cases should understand. We'll cover deciding whether to apply for TPS or DED, maintaining two nonimmigrant statuses, and more. Special $59 member pricing — register now!

Resources on ICE Detention During COVID-19

11/5/2020
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 May 3 in Review

5/7/2021
In case you missed it, AILA provides a list of new, substantive documents posted to AILA.org during the week of May 3, 2021, as well as the top immigration-related news stories of the week. This page is updated every Friday.

Give Your Paralegals the Resources They Need to Thrive

2/22/2021
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 AILA.org access today.