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Construction E-Note - June 27, 2014

In This Issue: - Mississippi Legislature Expands State’s Lien Law to Protect Subcontractors, Suppliers, and Materialmen - The Alabama Supreme Court Broadens the Definition of “Occurrence” in a General...more

Georgia's Illegal Immigration and Enforcement Act

On July 1, 2013, all employers with more than ten employees will be required participate in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's E-Verify system in order to obtain a business license as part of the Illegal Immigration...more

Public Works Contractors Now Required to Use E-Verify System in Pennsylvania

On January 1, the Public Works Employment Verification Act went into effect in Pennsylvania. Signed into law last July, the act requires all Pennsylvania public works contractors and subcontractors involved in projects of...more

Pennsylvania Contractors to Ring in the New Year with New Employment Eligibility Verification Requirements

Effective January 1, 2013, all contractors and subcontractors working on Pennsylvania public works projects will be required to verify the employment eligibility of any newly hired workers through the federal E-Verify...more

Pennsylvania Public Works Contractors and Subcontractors Must Use E-Verify

Joining a growing number of states that require employers to use E-Verify to confirm their employees’ eligibility to work in the United States, starting January 1, 2013, Pennsylvania will require Pennsylvania contractors and...more

PA Contractors Must Use E-Verify To Check Employee Eligibility

The recently signed Public Works Employment Verification Act requires contractors and subcontractors on public works projects in Pennsylvania to verify the employment eligibility of newly hired workers using the Department of...more

Pennsylvania Enacts Mandatory E-Verify for Public Contractors

Participation in federal employment eligibility program required for public works contractors and subcontractors as of January 1, 2013. Effective January 1, 2013, Pennsylvania will require certain public works...more

Pennsylvania Becomes The Latest State To Require E-Verify

Nearly all State Contractors and Sub-Contractors Affected The Public Works Employment Verification Act, signed into law on July 5, 2012, requires all contractors and subcontractors on public-works projects with the State...more

Day Laborers & NC’s Lowest Responsible Bidder law (News Note)

Triangle Grading and Paving is a Triad-area company with multiple public contracts, 18 since 2000 from the NC Department of Transportation alone. Frequently the low bidder, Triangle Grading has a long history of performing...more

E-Verify Rule for Federal Contractors Will Take Effect September 8, 2009

On August 27, 2009, Judge Alexander Williams, Jr., of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland upheld the legality of a federal regulation that will require many federal government contractors to use the E-Verify...more

Immigration Alert: E-Verify Rule for Federal Contractors To Go Into Effect September 8, 2009

On August 26, 2009, a federal judge in Maryland upheld the legality of the federal regulation (published at 73 Fed. Reg. 67,651 (Nov. 14, 2008)) that will require most federal government contractors to use the E-Verify system...more

Legal Alert: Federal Contractor E-Verify Rule Goes Into Effect on September 8, 2009

This is a reminder that the federal contractor E-Verify rule that amends the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) to require certain federal contractors and subcontractors to enroll in and use the E-Verify system is...more

FAQ on Federal Contractor E-Verify Regulation By Greg Siskind1

On November 14, 2008, the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration jointly released a final regulation amending the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR)...more

DHS Will Implement Federal Contractor E-Verify Requirements and Rescind Stalled No-Match Regulation

On July 8, 2009, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano announced that the Department intends to implement a Bush-era rule mandating the use of E-Verify by federal contractors and subcontractors....more

Applicability Date of Federal Contractor E-Verify Rule Delayed for the Fourth Time

The applicability date of the rule requiring federal government contractors and subcontractors to begin using the USCIS E-Verify system has been delayed for the fourth time, until September 8, 2009. Please see full alert...more

E-Verify Requirement for Federal Contractors Delayed Again

Implementation of the regulation that would require all federal contractors to participate in E-Verify has been delayed yet again—until September 8, 2009—and it appears increasingly uncertain that the final rule will ever...more

Immigration Alert: Mandatory Use of E-VERIFY by Government Contractors Postponed Again

The Federal Acquisitions Regulatory Council has postponed the implementation date for the mandatory use of the E-Verify system by most federal contractors until June 30, 2009. Please see full alert for more information....more

Implementation of E-Verify Requirement for Federal Contractors Delayed for the Third Time

On April 20, 2009, implementation of the regulation that would require all federal contractors to participate in E-Verify was postponed for the third time – until June 30, 2009. This further delay, along with U.S. Department...more

Legal Alert: Applicability Date of Federal Contractor E-Verify Rule Delayed

The applicability date of the rule requiring federal government contractors and subcontractors to begin using the USCIS E-Verify system has been delayed for the third time, until June 30, 2009. Please see full alert for...more

A Basic Guide to E-Verify and Related Immigration Compliance: Everything Federal Contractors and Others Need to Know to Comply...

What is E-Verify1 E-Verify is an Internet-based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that...more

Legal Alert: Federal Contractor E-Verify Requirement Delayed

The government has agreed to delay temporarily the implementation of the requirement that federal contractors and subcontractors with qualifying federal contracts use the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)...more

Final E-Verify Rule for Government Contractors Issued

On November 13, 2008, the Federal Acquisition Regulation ("FAR") Councils issued their final rule requiring certain government contractors to use the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services?...more

Legal Alert: Federal Contractors Will be Required to Use E-Verify Beginning January 15, 2009

Beginning January 15, 2009, federal contractors and subcontractors will be required to use the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) E-Verify system to verify their employees' eligibility to work in the United...more

Proposed Regulation Addresses Mandatory Use of E-Verify for Federal Contractors

A proposed regulation has been published clarifying the Executive Order mandating that all federal contractors enroll in E-Verify. Among other terms, the proposed rule adopts an expansive definition of federal...more

Legal Alert: President Signs Executive Order Requiring Federal Contractors to Use Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification...

President Bush recently signed an Executive Order amending Executive Order 12989, requiring all federal contractors to use an electronic employment eligibility verification system designated by the Secretary of Homeland...more

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