CWS Council Research

Legs and Reg Advisor - January 2010

January 15, 2010

Senate Version of Health Care Reform Includes Amendment Clarifying "Full-Time" Employee for Purposes of Proposed Employer Fees
Senate Bill Addresses Independent Contractor Misclassification
New York Department of Labor Clarifies Form Needed to Comply with Recent Labor Law Amendments
Internal Revenue... More

2009 Contingent Workers Survey: Preferences, Satisfaction and Agency Selection

January 5, 2010

Complete 105-page survey for instant download
Aggregation of all 2009 contingent survey analyses
First-ever SIA survey of contingent workers
What contingents want, why they choose contingent work
Why some choose to freelance and others temp
How they pick agencies and what they think of them
How contingents... More

CWS Council - Developing Your Contingent Workforce Risk Management Strategy

December 30, 2009

A framework for evaluating CW related risk events
Tools to determine appropriate risk responses
It's not just about co-employment risk

CWS Council - Supplier Financial Risk Evaluation Tool

December 22, 2009

  • Financial model to screen and monitor vendors
  • Multiple financial ratios translated into a single "z-score"

Legs and Reg Advisor - December 15, 2009

December 15, 2009

The New Hampshire Task Force for the Misclassification of NH Workers unveils a new misclassification reporting Web site
Tennessee court limits the reach of 42 U.S.C. Section 1981 in retaliation claims made by contractors on behalf of their employees
Ninth Circuit extends Section 504 of the Rehabilitation... More

CWS Council - Staffing spend forecast: December update

December 8, 2009

Temporary help sector downgraded from 8% to 7% growth for 2010
Revision driven by downgrades in healthcare and clinical/scientific 
Overall staffing industry projections unchanged: 26% contraction in 2009, 5% growth in 2010

Paying Their Own Way,Contingent Workforce Strategies November/December 2009

November 24, 2009

ADP manages its temporary worker program in-house

Best Practices: Level the Playing Field,Contingent Workforce Strategies November/December2009

November 24, 2009

Winning strategies for dealing with niche staffing firms

Legs and Reg Advisor - Nov. 17, 2009

November 17, 2009

Third edition of net monthly report: "Legs & Reg Advisor"
Court says staffing firms must pay when temps go to client interviews
Illinois restricts where day and temporary labor services can locate
IRS launching tax audit of 5,000 employers
New York issues forms for complying with requirement to notify... More

CWS Council - Incorporating Statement of Work Consulting Into Your CW Program

November 9, 2009

Benefits of integrating this oft-overlooked category of worker
A three-pronged model for situating worker classification
Market offerings and emerging best practices