• Convenience Stores Beware: Immigration Is Coming. What Do You Do?
  • March 5, 2018 | Author: Raymond G. Lahoud
  • Law Firm: Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. - New York Office
  • Last week over 100 7-Eleven Stores across the United States were raided by Immigration agents in what is being called “the largest operation against an employer under Donald Trump’s presidency” — with no slowdown in sight. Immigration officials have promised that all employers —regardless of size, will be subject to immigration compliance actions. One mistake, however minimal, can have devastating consequences on the employer, not the employee: millions in fines, loss of federal grants and contracts, forced SEC reporting, loss of franchisee agreements, franchisor sanctions, years in prison. Are You Ready?