Immigration Law

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Split U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Arizona Alien Employment Law
Posted on 26 May 2011 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) An Arizona statute that imposes sanctions on employers who hire unauthorized aliens is not preempted by the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA), a split U.S. Supreme Court ruled May 26 ( Chamber of Commerce... Read More

Arizona Law That Revokes Business Licenses For Employing Illegal Immigrants Upheld
Posted on 23 Jun 2011 by David S. Rich

Court's Decision Clears Way For New Jersey Bills Which Would Require Employers To Use E-Verify The federal Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (the "ICRA") preempts "any State or local law imposing civil or criminal sanctions... Read More

Williams Mullen Alert: North Carolina's Version of E-Verify Signed Into Law
Posted on 8 Jul 2011 by Williams Mullen

By Walter I. Skinner Governor Purdue has signed into law North Carolina's version of E-Verify. Under the new law, which takes effect over a period of years as described below, all employers with 25 or more employees working in North Carolina are... Read More