Posts Tagged ‘remote workers’

Certain employers may inspect Form I-9 Section 2 documentation remotely during the COVID-19 national emergency.

Form I-9 Document Inspection More Flexible Due to COVID-19

Although COVID-19, commonly known as the coronavirus, is causing employers uncertainty for the future, they’re still hiring — even as many of their employees are working remotely. Federal law, however, requires employers to use the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification to verify employment eligibility and to physically examine each original Section 2 document the employee […]

24 Mar 20 - COVID-19 (Coronavirus), Form I-9 - Jessica Mulholland - No CommentsRead More »

Options for Employers, Employees During School Closures

In response to the coronavirus (also known as COVID-19) situation, many school districts are electing to shut down campuses for several weeks to attempt to mitigate the spread of the virus. These closures will undoubtedly have a huge impact on both employers and employees, but employers and employees have several options, including the use of […]

13 Mar 20 - COVID-19 (Coronavirus), Time Off - James W. Ward - No CommentsRead More »

How Do I Verify Form I-9 Documents for Remote Employee?

We are hiring an employee out of state who will be living and working more than a thousand miles away. How do we handle getting his Form I-9 processed? This can be a very difficult situation, since the law makes no exception for a remote employee — the employer must have the Form I-9 completed […]

20 Aug 19 - Form I-9 - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »