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Corporate world prepares for chaos if DACA isn't renewed

Dreamers protest at the Capitol
Protesters hold a rally at the Capitol against the cancellation of DACA. Photo: Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty Images

Companies that employ "Dreamers" are scrambling to find out what kinds of legal trouble they could face if DACA isn't renewed by the March 5 deadline. They're asking lawyers for guidance on what could happen to their workers, and what kinds of fines the companies might have to pay.

Why it matters: Republicans and Democrats are far from a compromise on DACA. As the termination of DACA creeps closer, there could be chaos for businesses, immigration law enforcement agencies and immigrants living and working in the U.S.