Recent Updates

Appeals court tosses out summary judgment in New Jersey IC case

19 May 2015

A federal appeals court officially tossed out a state court’s summary judgment in a New Jersey putative class action case involving delivery drivers for Sleepy’s LLC, a New York-based mattress seller.


US’ second-largest city goes for $15 minimum wage

19 May 2015

Staffing buyers with operations in Los Angeles may soon have to pay more. The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour.


The Working Week

19 May 2015

With working time regulations never far from the headlines, this document provides a global overview taking into consideration maximum working hours, overtime pay, rest periods and break entitlements and holidays. 


Benchmarks: What do you consider your best CWM decision?

15 May 2015

In our latest Contingent Buyer Survey, we asked respondents about their best strategic decisions regarding contingent labor. 


Global Power 50, Women in Staffing List

15 May 2015

For the first time in its 25-year history, Staffing Industry Analysts is compiling a list to honor the most influential women in the staffing industry. If you think your staffing partner is one of the industry’s best and brightest, read Publisher and Editor Subadhra Sriram’s call for nominations. ... More


Remote I-9 rules: To notarize or not

15 May 2015

In the last two weeks, we’ve covered how CW managers can work with staffing providers to ensure workers’ eligibility and I-9 compliance. Another area of concern is remote contingent workers that companies engage directly as part of their in-house temp pool.


Tested strategies for contingent workforce engagement

15 May 2015

Contingent worker engagements are varied and complex. Requests, sourcing, selection, onboarding, assignment management, offboarding, payrolling and independent contractors. Do you know what the tested strategies and best practices are when it comes to these critical areas?  


Different strokes: Business units may require their own CW rules

13 May 2015

Some think it would be easiest to apply one set of rules to all stakeholders in the program, but such a stance could hinder your program's success.


Importance of a competitive engagement brand

13 May 2015

Companies spend a lot of effort building an employer brand for their traditional workforce, but fail to consider doing so for contingent workers.


An I-9 compromise for staffing buyers: Right of inspection

13 May 2015

As we reported last week, staffing suppliers can’t forward copies of I-9 forms to buyers of staffing services, but there may be another solution you could pursue.