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  • Stefanie Marrone Publishes Article on Why You Must Google Yourself Regularly and Protect Your Online Professional Brand
    August 10, 2017

    JD Supra published an article by Stefanie Marrone, TKD’s Director of Business Development and Marketing, on the importance of taking cautionary steps to protect your professional reputation and brand, while also embracing social media because she notes that "the lines between our personal and professional lives are getting blurrier by the day in today’s hyper-connected digital world.”

  • The RAISE Act and Trump's Proposed New Legal Immigration System: What Might All This Mean for American Businesses?
    August 8, 2017

    On August 2, President Trump unveiled the RAISE Act, a Republican-sponsored bill, co-authored by Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton and Louisiana Senator David Purdue. According to The Washington Post, the bill's proposed changes could reduce annual legal immigration by 50 percent of today's roughly one million new green card holders down to 500,000. The bill would also reconfigure the current employment-based immigration system and institute a skills-based point system that would give certain immigrants priority based on such factors as age, educational level, offered annual salary, entrepreneurial investment and English language proficiency.

  • Employers Must Use New Form I-9 as of September 18, 2017
    July 27, 2017

    United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced a revised and updated version of Form I-9 that employers must use to verify identity and employment authorization of all new hires, effective September 18, 2017. Each employer that recruits, hires or refers employees for a fee in the United States is required to complete the Form I-9 within three days of the hiring of a new employee.

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