Georgia Immigration Law – Yet to be Put into Effect by Many

One year after Georgia lawmakers passed a tough immigration law, a newspaper investigation found that many city and county governments are not in compliance. Georgia immigration law requires any employer with 500 or more employees to use a federal database called E-Verify to check the employment eligibility of all new hires.  The law passed a […]

2012 : More States Jumping into the E-Verify Bandwagon

Despite protests from various quarters E-Verify is fast gaining acceptance across the country and the coming year will see many states implementing the program.  E -Verify, an Internet-based system operated by DHS in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA), allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees.   […]