Law360, June 6, 2016 - "The first individual in western Washington convicted of repeatedly and knowingly hiring workers who were in the U.S. without permission has been sentenced to a fine and probation in a Washington federal court. David Jones...
"KDS is directed to pay penalties totalling $173,250.00."
USA v. Ketchikan Drywall Services, Inc., Aug. 11, 2011 .
"Section 274A(b) of the Immigration and Nationality Act imposes an obligation on employers to verify that their employees are legally authorized to work in the United States. 8 U.S.C. § 1324a(b). Regulations designate the Employment Eligibility...
"The Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer publishes decisions that have been selected for and may be used as precedent pursuant to 5 U.S.C. section 552(a)(2). Each decision has been given an OCAHO Reference Number for publication purposes...
"Recently, the Department of Justice, Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer
(OCAHO) published a precedent decision ( United States of America v.
Ketchikan Drywall Services, Inc. ) regarding liability for Form I-9
mistakes and omissions...
"Today, we’ll wrap up our review of the Ketchikan case and provide some
takeaways for organizations that are ready to clean their I-9 house." - John Fay, Oct. 31, 2011 .