Confirm with Confidence: Form I-9 and E-Verify

Friday 9:15 – 10:15 AM

Session Description

Ever wonder if you are filling out your Form I-9 correctly? Thinking about enrolling in E-Verify? Join subject matter experts from the Department of Homeland Security to get tips on proper completion of Form I-9, avoiding discrimination, and how to enroll and create a case in E-Verify.

E-Verify helps employers limit their risk of liability during the employment verification process. We will discuss recent modernization of the system, benefits employers experience when enrolling, and a demo of E-Verify navigation. Don’t lose any more sleep over employment verification, join our session to get peace of mind and your questions answered!

Learning Objectives

  1. Changes in the revised Form I-9, including common mistakes made when completing Form I-9, and detailed navigation to properly complete the Form I-9
  2. The E-Verify briefing of benefits and use
  3. Review recent enhancements and improvements to the E-Verify program.

Jennifer Nelson

Since joining U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in 2011, Ms. Nelson has conducted nearly 400 Form I-9 and E-Verify presentations to local, regional, and nationwide audiences including elected officials, immigration attorneys, human resources staff, small business owners and payroll professionals. Jenny also serves as a subject matter expert for the development of public outreach resources including videos, digital marketing, and engagement collateral for use by all outreach staff nationwide.

Prior to joining USCIS, Jenny managed a $25MM loan portfolio and resolved a variety of complex land management concerns, guaranteed loan and grant issues at the U.S. Department of Agriculture.