• Targeting Employers: Workplace Enforcement and the Culture of Compliance
  • July 21, 2010 | Author: Mahsa Aliaskari
  • Law Firm: Greenberg Traurig, LLP - Santa Monica Office
  • As we all begin to move away from the new Administration’s honeymoon period, news of ongoing worksite investigations, criminal indictments and heavy-handed convictions of managers and executives is an indication that Immigration related compliance will continue to be a hot topic for the remainder of the President’s term. Speculation of dramatic changes to the way Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) would function under the new Administration in its enforcement efforts of immigration laws are quickly dissipating. The Obama Administration continues to hold employers accountable through administrative audits, as well extensive investigations and prosecutions for the employment of undocumented workers.