Recently, the Trump administration has redefined just who is considered a “criminal alien”, greatly expanding the number of undocumented individuals targeted for removal. Criminality now includes:
Illicitly crossing the border
Those who committed acts that constitute a chargeable criminal offense
Fraud or willful misrepresentation in connection with any matter of application before a governmental agency, including use of a fake social security number.
The American Dairy Coalition understands the concerns dairy owners and employees are feeling. We encourage coalition members to contact ADC if your dairy operation has experienced an ICE raid and you are in need of emergency workers.
Kelly Fortier helps employers of all sizes meet their staffing needs by handling the immigration issues they face in hiring foreign nationals and moving employees around the globe.
A partner in the firm’s Labor and Employment Relations practice group and Co-chair of the Immigration and International Migration team, she handles compliance issues for corporations that transfer dozens of employees into and out of the United States each year as well as small companies seeking to bring in a few key hires from abroad.
Fortier is highly valued by her clients for making the process of hiring foreign nationals easier and more predictable. She also provides her clients with guidance on immigration law compliance, including Form I-9, E-Verify, and Social Security Number issues.
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About the American Dairy Coalition
The American Dairy Coalition is the united voice of the dairy, agriculture and livestock industry. Successful policy making, in order to best serve this industry, starts in Washington DC. We focus only on top priority issues in order to remain nimble and quickly adapt to the ever changing federal policy making environment. ADC is the only national organization solely focused on advocating to advance the growth and success of progressive producers and agriculture companies.
In the past year, ADC has grown to represent over 30,000 dairy producers through memberships, as well as national and state dairy associations. ADC has collaborated with many groups and individuals to make a significant impact on the agriculture industry.