DACA's Uncertainty At High Court Leaves Employers On Edge

Law360 (November 7, 2019, 10:03 PM EST) -- Businesses that employ beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program are struggling to support those employees while battling uncertainty as the Obama-era program hangs in the balance at the U.S. Supreme Court.

As justices prepare to hear oral arguments next week over whether President Donald Trump's administration can end DACA — which provides work authorization and deportation relief to about 660,000 young immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as kids — some employers are questioning how they can adhere to immigration compliance laws in the run-up to the decision.   

Meanwhile, DACA recipients themselves fear renewing their work authorization...

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