Berry Appleman & Leiden Promotes L. Ruth Clark to Partner

We are pleased to announce that L. Ruth Clark has been named a partner at Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP. Ms. Clark joined BAL in 2010 and practices from the Houston office, where she concentrates on all U.S. employment-based corporate immigration matters, with a specialization in I-9 and compliance legal services.  She currently oversees some
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Berry Appleman & Leiden Promotes Stephanie Wolf to Partner

We are pleased to announce that Stephanie Wolf has been named a partner at Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP.  Ms. Wolf joined BAL in 2007 and concentrates on U.S. business immigration matters.  She counsels clients with respect to key changes in immigration law and she has helped clients re-strategize their immigration programs as government scrutiny
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FAQ: California’s immigrant worker protection act – What employers need to know

In response to the ramping up of federal immigration raids at places of work, California has enacted a law to provide certain protections to immigrant workers. The Immigrant Worker Protection Act (Assembly Bill 450) took effect Jan. 1, 2018 and imposes new state obligations on employers when approached by federal immigration inspectors. The law prohibits
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