I-9 Advantage Co-Presents Complimentary Form I-9 Webcast With Department of Homeland Security Analyst And HR.com

Feb 15, 2016, 13:43 ET from I-9 Advantage

DETROIT, Feb. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- I-9 Advantage™ and Department of Homeland Security - USCIS, Analyst David Basham will be presenting a free webcast in conjunction with HR.com titled: "How to Comply with Form I-9 Requirements". This interactive one hour event will take place on February 25, 2016 at 3:00 PM (EST).

Form I-9 compliance is a legal requirement for every U.S. employer, yet understanding the complexities of these requirements can be difficult, and non-compliance can be detrimental to any organization. In recent months several organizations across the U.S. have received damaging fines and penalties due to their lack of compliance. The information provided in this webcast is vital to any U.S. organization, as it may help companies reduce legal liability and ensure they are hiring a legal workforce.

Attendees will be provided with a unique opportunity to engage with a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services employee, and gain valuable insights, such as information on accurately completing, correcting, and managing the I-9 process. The webcast will also provide answers to common questions surrounding I-9 compliance.

Key Takeaways from the webcast include:

  • Knowledge of requirements for properly completing the Form I-9 and best practices
  • Understanding Form I-9 storage and retention rules
  • Gaining insight on proposed changes to the Form I-9 and which version to use
  • Acquiring information on how to properly correct Form I-9 mistakes
  • Learning how to prevent discrimination and avoid unlawful conduct during the I-9 process
  • Discovering solutions and resources to aid employers in complying with government regulations

As an added bonus, attendees may also qualify for Institute of Human Resources and Human Resources Certification Institute credits. Participants will also receive a copy of the presentation and useful resources.

To register for this webcast click here.

"With I-9 audits on the rise, it's imperative that companies take a proactive approach to mitigate their legal risk.   Our educational webcast will serve as a platform to arm employers with the tools and information they need to succeed in achieving compliance with employment eligibility requirements", stated Joseph N. Impastato II, CEO, I-9 Advantage.

Form I-9 specialists and presenters for the webinar include: David Basham, Management and Program Analyst at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services – Department of Homeland Security, and Sathab Abbo, Corporate Immigration Counsel at I-9 Advantage.

About David Basham:

David Basham has been with the Department of Homeland Security for over 7 years as a Senior Analyst that conducts briefings on Form I-9 and E-Verify. David serves as a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services point of contact for Immigrations and Customs Enforcement, and Homeland Security Investigations.

About Sathab Abbo:

Sathab has acquired extensive experience in immigration law, management, and client development.  Her broad range of experience involves devising strategies and delivering solutions to complex business and legal affairs. She interacts with immigration officials on Form I-9 matters, and informs audiences on trends and regulations. 

About I-9 Advantage:

I-9 Advantage is a leading- provider of cloud-based automated Form I-9 and E-Verify® management software. The suite of solutions includes I-9 Advantage for creating and managing electronic Form I-9s, I-9 Remote™ - a mobile-enabled solution for remote hiring, including a variety of options for completion of Section 2; and I-9 Medic™ - for electronically converting, pre-auditing, and correcting archived paper Form I-9s. Over 2,300 clients trust I-9 Advantage for their compliance needs. Contact I-9 Advantage at 800-724-8546 or visit i9advantage.com to learn more about automated web-based Form I-9 & E-Verify solutions.

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I-9 Advantage
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