"The Obama Administration is launching another round of worksite
investigations — this time, returning to employers that have already
been the subject of I-9 inspections during the last three years.
Approximately 500 employers are being...
Administrator, Wage and Hour Division, v. Volt Management, June 16, 2016 - "The Administrator of the United States Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (the Administrator) initiated this matter after Sergey Nefedyev complained of wages...
Cora-Ann V. Pestaina, Dec. 31, 2015 - " A recent U.S. Court of Appeals decision in Greater Missouri Medical Pro-Care Providers, Inc. ARB Case No. 12-015, ALJ Case No. 2008-LCA-26 (2014), is worth noting as it addressed the issue of how much latitude...
"Given the facts that the Wage and Hour Division has preliminary established during its investigation of the employer, there is reason to believe that Mr. Barreno, and others like him, were victims of witness tampering under 18 U.S.c. Section 1512...
"Most users of social media sites probably think only their Facebook
friends view what they post. But not everyone uses social media to share
family photos or helpful hints about where to get the best haircut.
Government agents also use these...
"The Workshop requested data going back a decade about
people held by the U.S. government for deportation, including detainee
names, when and where individuals were booked in and booked out of
detention, and what prompted their arrest. We asked...
"The Department of Homeland Security, continuing its crackdown on
employers who hire [unauthorized] immigrants, has ordered hundreds of companies
in recent weeks to submit their hiring records for inspection. This year's first "silent...
"The top federal immigration officer in Dallas has been on leave since
March 16 and will retire on March 31 amid an investigation about money
seized from detainees.
No reason was given for the retirement of Nuria Prendes,
"The Texas DPS chief on Friday asked federal agents to review the deaths of two Guatemalan immigrants, killed last week when a state trooper opened fire on a smuggling vehicle near La Joya. The Texas Rangers will hand over their investigation to...