• Federal Court Strikes Illinois Law Restricting Use of Federal E-Verify Program
  • April 1, 2009 | Authors: Robert S. Groban; Peter A. Steinmeyer
  • Law Firms: Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. - New York Office ; Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. - Chicago Office
  • On March 12, 2009, the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois declared that Section 12(a) of Illinois Public Act 95-138 (the "Illinois Act") was invalid under the Supremacy Clause of the U.S. Constitution, because it conflicted with the federal Illegal Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act ("IRIRA").