Federal immigration officials conducted sweeping raids in 10 cities across the United States last week in what Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) dubbed “Operation Safe City.” The enforcement actions targeted cities and states that have adopted “immigrant sanctuary” policies, such as refusing to honor ICE detainers or failing to report certain immigration-related information and immigration law violators to federal authorities.
ICE reported that the operation netted over 450 immigrant arrests across the 10 cities, with Philadelphia at the top of the 10-targeted cities list with 107 arrests.… Read More
United States Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) has again changed the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. On July 17, 2017, USCIS published the revised version, which employers are mandated to use effective September 18, 2017. Until then, employers may continue to use the current Form I-9. Further, employers must remain compliant with existing Form I-9 storage and retention policies for any previously completed employment verification forms.… Read More