ICE recently sent audit notice to 180 businesses

On March 2nd, 2010, 180 businesses were issued Notices of Inspection from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The Notice of Inspection warns the business owners that ICE will review and audit their employment records to verify if they are in compliance with I-9 and other eligibility verification laws. To protect the privacy of the targeted businesses, ICE has refused to …

Court Forces EEOC to Pay $4.5 Million in Fees and Expenses

Good news for employers coming from the state of Iowa. The EEOC is required to pay $4.5 million in fees to defendant in a Title VII sexual harassment complaint. The federal district court in Iowa found that the Title VII claim filled by the EEOC was meritless and warranted reimbursement of fees and expenses because the EEOC failed to investigate …