Preparing For An Increase In I-9 Worksite Enforcement

Law360, New York (November 8, 2017, 12:45 PM EST) -- After reviewing data related to time spent by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) on worksite enforcement, Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan issued a directive “to increase that by four to five times.” A review of I-9 enforcement statistics from the prior administration reveals that the number of employer audits reached a peak in 2013 with 3,127 nationwide, but by 2016, audits had dipped to 1,279 audits (down 59 percent). The ICE directive comes just after an announcement of the largest fine on...
To view the full article, register now.