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E-Verify Is Back In Operation, But Post-Shutdown Delays And Concerns Remain
E-Verify, the electronic immigration system that employers use to confirm employees' eligibility to work in the United States, has resumed operation.
United States
4 Feb 2019
DHS Rescinds Memorandum Providing For Deferred Action For Parents Of Americans And Lawful Permanent Residents ("DAPA")
On June 15, 2017, the Secretary of Homeland Security announced that it was rescinding the November 20, 2014 memorandum that created the program known as Deferred Action for Parents of Americans...
United States
27 Jun 2017
President Trump Signs New Executive Order On Immigration Policy
The new Order becomes effective as of March 16, 2017. Some interesting points are addressed below.
United States
7 Mar 2017
Agencies Make Additional Adjustments In Light Of Continuing Government Shutdown
Now that all indices point to a more prolonged federal government shutdown than originally anticipated, agencies have issued additional information about their limited functions during this period.
United States
4 Oct 2013
Federal Contractors: Be Aware Of New E-Verify Requirements In Contracts
With numerous appeals filed, monitoring the evolving developments regarding the implementation of Executive Order 13465 requiring certain employers qualified as federal contractors to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's employment verification system has been a full-time occupation.
United States
9 Sep 2009
A Basic Guide To E-Verify And Related Immigration Compliance: Everything Federal Contractors And Others Need To Know To Comply With E-Verify Requirements
E-Verify is an Internet-based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to verify electronically the identity and employment eligibility of their newly hired employees, regardless of citizenship.
United States
21 Apr 2009
Countdown To Effective Date Of New I-9
The new Form I-9 (revision date 2/02/2009) is currently scheduled to go into effect on April 3, 2009.
United States
25 Mar 2009
Effective Date Of E-Verify Federal Contractor Regulation Postponed Until February 20, 2009
On January 9, 2009, Angelo I. Amador, Director of Immigration Policy for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, announced an accord reached with the federal government to delay the effective date of the E-Verify federal contractor regulation until February 20, 2009 - adding 36 days to the original deadline of January 15, 2009.
United States
12 Jan 2009
New Administration Not Likely To Change Immigration Enforcement Strategy
Immigration enforcement is here to stay. The Bush Administration was successful in dramatically increasing the number of law enforcement personnel devoted to immigration enforcement.
United States
5 Nov 2008
DHS Circles The Wagons And Refuses To Budge On No-Match Rule
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released a Supplemental Proposed Rule on March 21, 2008, and published it in the Federal Register, reissuing its "No-Match Letter" guidance.
United States
4 Apr 2008
ICE And Local Police Join Forces To Ramp Up Immigration Enforcement
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), a division of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), has added two more members to its growing family: the Sheriff's Offices of Hall County and Whitfield County, Georgia.
United States
24 Jan 2008
Minnesota Government Contractors Now Required To Use E-Verify Program
A new Minnesota executive order requires government contractors to use the Department of Homeland Security's E-Verify program, making Minnesota the latest state to implement a law designed to stem illegal immigration.
United States
17 Jan 2008
DHS Appeals No-Match Preliminary Injunction, SSA Forgoes No-Match Letters For 2006, And Updated I-9 Form Must Be Used Beginning December 26, 2007
On October 10, 2007, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled that the Social Security No Match Safe Harbor regulations, published by Department of Homeland Security (DHS), has serious defects and a preliminary injunction was issued.
United States
23 Dec 2007
Countdown To January 1: Court Dismisses Lawsuits Challenging The Legal Arizona Workers Act
In our November 2007 ASAP Newsletter, Federal Court Holds Hearing on Challenges to the Legal Arizona Workers Act, we notified you of two consolidated lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of the recently enacted Legal Arizona Workers Act.
United States
12 Dec 2007
DHS "No-Match" Rule On Hold After Federal Court Issues Temporary Restraining Order
The recently issued Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Final Rule regarding employers' obligations to respond to the Social Security Administration's (SSA)Social Security Number (SSN) mismatch notices was temporarily put on hold.
United States
17 Sep 2007
Fear of Flying? Addressing Employees´ Concerns Regarding the Threat of Terrorism to Business Travel
In the five years since September 11, 2001, the world has faced a number of actual tragedies and other serious threats involving commercial travel.
United States
24 Aug 2006
DHS Publishes Proposed "Safe-Harbor" Procedures for Employers who Receive "No-Match" Letters
Recent media reports revealing that employers indicted for harboring illegal aliens had disregarded hundreds of Social Security mismatch notifications have, at last, led the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to address the role that mismatch letters should play in assessing the legitimacy of work authorization.
United States
20 Jun 2006
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