Posts Tagged: Immigration

Compliance with Immigration Law and the Value of an Independent Form I-9 Audit

February 2013 Over the last year, the national news has been populated with headlines addressing the fierce debate over immigration reform. Many may not realize that even before the 2012 presidential election, federal law enforcement agencies had begun paying increased attention to businesses’ compliance with immigration laws and regulations. In 2011 alone there were approximately… Read more »

Form I-9 Compliance Video Presentation

September 23, 2014 Complying with the rules and regulations under the Form I-9 enforced by USCIS. In September 2012, 520 criminal work place enforcements and arrests took place. In September 2013, more fines were issued, in one case the government issued a $34m to settle systematic visa fraud and abuse. ICE is enforcing felony criminal charges. The… Read more »

2014 Executive Orders on Immigration Video Presentation

September 2014     President Obama decided to pursue Immigration Reform through Executive Orders. May hear something after November 5, 2014. Work Permits for Parents of DACA Work Permits for Agriculture Increase Employment Related Visas Extension for Foreign Nationals who Graduate from U.S. Residency for Spouses of U.S. Citizens who Entered Illegally  

E-Verify Compliance Video Presentation

Kristina Ruedas September 23, 2014 Common pitfalls to avoid when complying with E-Verify and other laws. Employment Authorization Result – this is the ideal result! SSA Tentative Non-Confirmation – notify employee, employee continues to work during follow-up review, employee can contest the TNC SSA Final Non-Confirmation – termination of employment DHS Verification in Process – Department… Read more »