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MN Staffing Company Hit With $227K I-9 Fine: USA v. Employer Solutions
Posted on 2 Feb 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Noteworthy : "The parties do not dispute, and the record clearly reflects, that ESSG II’s standard operating procedure was for its personnel in Edina, Minnesota to sign the section 2 attestation after reviewing copies of the employees’... Read More

Justice Department Settles with Staffing Company re Illegal Citizenship Requirement
Posted on 8 Sep 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DOJ, Sept. 7, 2016 - "The Justice Department reached an agreement today with Cumberland Staffing Inc., doing business as AtWork Cumberland Staffing (ACS), to resolve the department’s investigation into whether the company discriminated against... Read More

Dumb and Dumber: DOJ Pops Staffing Companies for Citizenship Discrimination Blunders
Posted on 21 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Justice Department announced today that it reached a settlement agreement with three Memphis-area staffing agencies: Prestigious Placement; PFSWeb Inc.; and its subsidiary, Priority Fulfillment Services Inc. The agreement resolves two complaints... Read More

DOJ Settles With Utah Staffing Company Over I-9 Hiring Practices
Posted on 15 Dec 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DOJ, Dec. 13, 2016 - "The Justice Department reached an agreement today resolving claims that 1st Class Staffing LLC, a staffing company based in Orem, Utah, discriminated against work-authorized non-U.S. citizens in violation of the Immigration... Read More

Mass. Staffing Firm Pays $10.5K to Settle DOJ Citizenship Discrimination Case
Posted on 3 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Justice Department reached an agreement today with SD Staffing LLC (SD Staffing), aka Atwork Personnel Services Inc., a company based in Methuen, Mass., resolving claims that the staffing company engaged in citizenship status discrimination... Read More