August 25, 2008In the News

MBO Partners Hosts Briefing and Co-Publishes Paper with Michael Best on Impact of E-Verify -- Executives from Ten of the Largest Federal Contractors in Attendance

MBO Partners co-published a new paper and hosted an executive legal briefing with the law firm of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP for federal contractors regarding the ramifications of the E-Verify program. Previously a voluntary program, E-Verify will be a requirement for all federal contractors. Special considerations apply for E-Verify compliance with regard to sub-contractors and independent contractors working on federal contracts. Consequences for failure to comply can be severe, with risks from monetary fines to debarment from federal contracting.
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