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Alien Status Differences Explained

For aliens lawfully present in the U.S. it is important to understand the difference between being in an unlawful status or accruing unlawful presence in the country. The “status” is determined by the purpose for which the foreign person has been admitted in the U.S....

Form I-9 and Its Violations

The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA) prohibits employers from hiring and employing an individual for employment in the U.S. knowing that the individual is not authorized with respect to such employment. Employers also are prohibited from continuing to...