Maria Mejia-Opaciuch

Maria Mejia-Opaciuch

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Employers: Are You at Risk for Immigration and I-9 Audits?

The Background - The Obama administration has attempted to attract and retain new and highly skilled talent to the United States, setting initiatives to allow foreign nationals working in the United States to remain...more

6/3/2014 - Audits Compliance I-9 Immigrants USCIS Visas

Comply Or Pay The Price: Why I-9 Noncompliance May Cost You Millions

The following overview of recent immigration-related penalties should convince companies to implement and maintain a solid I-9 completion and maintenance program. At the outset, program implementation requires investments of...more

5/19/2014 - Audits Compliance Enforcement Actions I-9 ICE Immigrants Visas

10 Practical Compliance Tips For Growing Companies

Florida companies need to be aware of the high risks and possible penalties, monetary and civil, of failing to comply with the federal laws that govern the documentation of newly-hired employees....more

5/7/2014 - Corporate Counsel Employer Liability Issues Employer Mandates Hiring & Firing I-9 ICE

Tips To Ready Employers When Immigration Agencies Come Knocking

Worksite enforcement actions for immigration-related matters are on the rise; the Obama Administration is emphasizing worksite compliance obligations; and immigration-related audits are increasing....more

5/7/2014 - Audits Best Management Practices DOL E-3 Employer Liability Issues Employer Mandates Enforcement Actions H-1B I-9 ICE Immigration Records L-1 Obama Administration Workplace Investigations

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