01/24/2013 12:37:39 PM EST
Bring Remote Employees Face-To-Face For I-9 Verification
"...Many wonder why this is an issue in the 21st century when we have smartphones, tablets and every kind of gadget and technology available. Why can’t an employer use video conferencing or Skype? The person completing and signing the Form I-9 Section 2 attestation on behalf of the employer must be able to see the person in the flesh and review the original documents (as in look at, touch, and feel the original document or hologram) and believe them to be genuine on their face. ..." - Tien-Li Loke Walsh, Jan. 15, 2013.