Posts Tagged I-9

Live Blog Ask an Advisor chat: Conducting a Form I-9 Audit
April 23, 2018



As more companies hire remote workers, they have likely come across one of the more vexing Form I-9 compliance issues—how to verify a remote employee's work authorization documents within the required three-day deadline?

December 28, 2017
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October 20, 2017



In 2009, the Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) began auditing the I-9 practices of Asplundh Tree Experts Co.  Last month, the Company pled guilty in Pennsylvania federal court to a charge of knowingly employing immigrants without authorization to work in the U.S.  The fine: a record $95 million.

October 17, 2017

West Virginia Amends State Rule Verifying Legal Employment Status of Workers

News Updates
August 12, 2015

Company Hit with Largest I-9 Paperwork Penalties to Date

News Updates
August 3, 2015

USCIS Developing 'Smart' I-9 Form to Catch Errors

News Updates
June 15, 2015

What If an Employee Admits Prior I-9 Documents Were Fake?

News Updates
May 20, 2015


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Quits Rate Continues to Rise, Signaling Worker Confidence

By Roy Maurer  3/11/2015

March 11, 2015

The rules on employers prepopulating or filling out any part of Section 1 of Form I-9 before employees have completed it have generated a fair amount of confusion recently because Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials have, at times, made contradictory statements.

Adding to the muddle, the regulations and published agency guidance itself are not 100 percent clear on the issue of prepopulating Section 1.

News Updates
September 12, 2013

On April 24, @weknownext chatted with Justin Storch of The American Council on International Personnel (@ACIPimmigration) and Daniel Brown, Partner, Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP (@DBrown367) on "What's Next for Work Authorization?"

In case you missed it, here are all the great tweets from the chat:

April 24, 2013

Immigration reform is fully under way as the “Gang of Eight," a group of Republican and Democratic senators, introduced its bi-partisan immigration reform bill on April 18. Human resources professionals around the country are paying close attention as passage of the bill could profoundly affect their internal processes and overall talent management strategies.  

April 22, 2013