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Are You Ready for the Revised Form I-9?

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A new version of the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, was released on November 14, 2016. By January 22, 2017, employers must use the revised form. Dave Basham, a Form I-9 and E-Verify subject matter expert with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, will conduct an hour long in-depth session on the revised I-9.

Dave will cover the following topics and answer your questions on the following: the forms new blocks and changes; the date you need to start using the new version; the differences in the fillable version versus the paper copy; and other "in the weeds" areas that will assist you with your Form I-9 processes and compliance.

Key Learning Objectives

  • Conduct employment eligibility verifications, correctly, using the revised I-9
  • Examine the differences in the paper vs. the fillable versions to ensure proper completion of the form
  • Provide resources to improve your employment eligibility verification compliance processes and program.
  • Discuss real world examples that will assist in your understanding and answer questions you may have.

Two separate webinars will be conducted:

  1. Dec 12th @ 1:00pm CST
  2. Dec 15th @ 9:00am CST

Link to join the meeting – ‘no pre-registration is needed – just login about 15 minutes to the start time’:

Conference Number(s):

  • US (Toll Free): 1-866-928-2008
  • Participant Code: 887183

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Dave Basham

Dave Basham

Program Analyst with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Dave joined U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in 2008 following his retirement from the U.S. Army. He has conducted over 500 Form I-9 and E-Verify presentations to nationwide audiences, which include elected officials, immigration attorneys, compliance personnel to human resources and payroll professionals. In 2016, the American Payroll Association presented Dave with their annual APA Government Partner Award in recognition of his service to the payroll community. In 2014, Dave was selected as the recipient of Arkansas' SHRM (Society of Human Resources Management) 'Friend of HR' award. Dave's military assignments were numerous in the Infantry arena. His military service decorations include the Legion of Merit. Dave is originally from West Virginia but now makes his home in historic Virginia.

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