The largest worksite enforcement forfeiture in the history of Immigrations and Customs Enforcement is just the latest in a series of crackdowns in recent months.
One airline has been required to pay over $200,000 after it requested documents from current employees in order to re-verify their eligibility to work in the U.S.
Mistakes can happen at various stages of the employment eligibility verification process, including the completion of paper Form I-9.
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Immigrations and Customs Enforcement has been known to be harsh with repeat Form I-9 offenders, and the latest penalty shows just how severe the agency can be in doling out its punishments.
I-9 audits can come at random, regardless of region or industry. They come in waves and there is no way to avoid them, only to prepare.