Posts Tagged ‘Form I-9’

New Design for Green Cards and Employment Authorization Documents On Its Way

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) redesigned the Permanent Resident Card, known as a “green card,” and the Employment Authorization Document (EAD). The USCIS will begin issuing the new cards on May 1, 2017. However, both the existing and the new green cards and EADs will remain valid until the expiration date shown on […]

24 Apr 17 - Hiring - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Review Form I-9 for Social Security Number Glitch

Today, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) informed employers that there was a problem with the initial release of the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification back in November. The USCIS says that employers should review their form to ensure their employees’ Social Security numbers (SSN) appear correctly in Section 1. According to the USCIS, […]

17 Apr 17 - Hiring - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

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Questions about Form I-9 Expiration Date? Proposed Revisions Pending

Employers may be noticing that the current version of the Form I-9 has an expiration date of 3/31/2016.  What should employers do after that date? Do they keep using this form even with the expiration date on it? According to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), employers must continue to use the current version […]

24 Mar 16 - Hiring - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Guidance for Employers Conducting Internal Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 Audits can be found on the ICE website.

Guidance for Employers Conducting Internal Form I-9 Audits

The Department of Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the Department of Justice Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices (OSC) recently published guidance for employers who want to perform their own internal Form I-9 audits. This guidance is intended to help employers structure and implement self-audits in a manner consistent […]

23 Dec 15 - Form I-9 - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

California Supreme Court: Protections for Unauthorized Workers Using False ID

Yesterday, the California Supreme Court issued a decision relating to legal protections for unauthorized workers. The case involved a lawsuit by Vicente Salas, who injured his back on the job and then sued his employer for failure to accommodate his disability under the Fair Employment and Housing Act and for retaliation after he filed a […]

27 Jun 14 - Form I-9, Workers' Compensation, Workplace Policies - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »