Anatomy of I-9 Compliance

What is Form I-9? Form I-9 is used to verify the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment and is required for all U.S. employers.  Every employer must ensure proper completion of Form I-9 for each employee, including citizens and...

Assisting Detainees at O’Hare Airport

In response to the Executive Order issued last week, we volunteered to provide legal assistance for detainees at O’Hare Airport.  We were some of the first attorneys to respond to the call, and there was a great deal of confusion when we arrived at the airport...

DACA: Frequently Asked Questions

  What Is DACA? In June 2012, President Obama announced a new program to protect young immigrants from deportation and also provide then with work permits.  The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program allows certain undocumented young people who...