Alabama employers scramble to master I-9s, E-Verify

"Alabama’s new immigration law brings with it mounds of paperwork and lots of red tape for businesses that want to make sure their employees are properly documented. The headaches come for all businesses, big and small." - Associated Press, Nov. 6, 2011 .

Food Service Giant Flubs I-9s, Pays DOJ $250K+

"The Justice Department announced today that it reached an agreement with Centerplate Inc., resolving allegations that the company violated the anti-discrimination provision of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). Centerplate, based in Spartanburg, S.C., is one of the largest hospitality companies...

E-Verify's New Lock: Like it or Not, This is a Big Deal!

"The enhancement “enables USCIS to lock a SSN that appears to have been misused, protecting it from further potential misuse in E-Verify.” What does this mean? It means that E-Verify is actually getting better at doing what it’s supposed to do: verify employment authorization....

SHRM Survey on Employment Eligibility Verification (Form I-9 and E-Verify)

"This SHRM survey captures information on the employment verification process, including challenges associated with the Employment Eligibility Verification Form (Form I-9) process, the use of and challenges associated with E-Verify, an Internet-based program that compares information provided on...