• ICE Storm: I-9 Audits on the Rise
  • July 7, 2011 | Author: Nicole A. Flynn
  • Law Firm: Eastman & Smith Ltd. - Toledo Office
  • Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) worksite inspections are on the rise again. The days of ICE focusing on rounding up and deporting illegal workers are gone ¿ICE’s focus has turned to employers. The current administration’s goals include increased audits, increased administrative fines, and increased criminal prosecutions. Consistent with these goals, ICE recently served approximately 1000 employers nationwide with Notices of I-9 Inspections.