Walgreen Co. Launches LawLogix’ Guardian Electronic I-9 Software for I-9 and E-Verify Compliance
More than 8,000 Retail Stores Use Guardian for New Employee Onboarding
PHOENIX, Ariz. – February 4, 2014 – LawLogix Group, Inc., a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) provider to immigration attorneys and human resource professionals, announced today that Walgreen Co., the nation’s largest drugstore chain, deployed LawLogix’ Guardian Electronic I-9 software for its I-9 and E-Verify compliance program.
“Walgreens is working with LawLogix for our Form I-9 and E-Verify needs because of their deep legal understanding of the space and their conservative yet easy-to-use software,” said Deidra Byrd, Divisional Vice President, Employment Law at Walgreen Co. “With the ever changing I-9 and E-Verify landscape, we needed a solution that is constantly evolving with the changes in this area of compliance. LawLogix’ Guardian software will help us achieve that.”
“We are happy to provide LawLogix’ Guardian Electronic I-9 and E-Verify software as well as LawLogix value added data migration services of historical Forms I-9 to Walgreens,” said Roland Dietz, Chief Executive Officer of LawLogix. “Managing all Forms I-9 through the secure Guardian platform will enable Walgreens to better achieve its I-9 and E-Verify compliance goals while streamlining their processes.”
As the government continues to expand its worksite enforcement activities, Walgreens and other like-minded companies work with LawLogix due to the company’s extensive legal resources that help it stay ahead of the curve by accurately translating government guidance into the Guardian software, allowing companies and legal counsel to configure the Guardian system based on their unique hiring needs and the already best practices embedded within the solution.
Walgreens is just one of several compliance-conscious Fortune 500 companies that utilize Guardian to improve compliance objectives through superior software, value-added services and access to in-house I-9 and E-Verify experts.
Founded in 2000 in Phoenix, Arizona, LawLogix is the leader in Electronic I-9, E-Verify and Immigration Case Management software. LawLogix’ three flagship SaaS products, Guardian, EDGE and Globetrotter, automate the labor and paper-intensive I-9 and visa application processes for more than 160,000 organizations worldwide. Chosen by Fortune 500 corporations such as 3M, Pfizer, Aon Corp, Cargill, US Airways, Highmark, Cox and McKesson, Guardian, EDGE and Globetrotter help millions of people each year to achieve I-9 and E-Verify compliance and law firms and non-profits to automate their practices. For more information, visit http://www.lawlogix.com.