Recent Updates

Staffing Stream: Competition is good, control by competitor is something else

4 September 2013

A vendor management system as a pure software solution can have a positive impact. But when a third-party manager, such as an MSP, arrives between buyers and staffing suppliers, it can be a threat, writes Colleen Mills of the National Healthcare Staffing Alliance in The Staffing Stream.


UK inks new deal for nurse staffing

4 September 2013

The U.K. government agreed to a new deal with private companies to supply agency nurses to the National Health Service, according to the Nursing Times.


Corporate Resource Services moves to Nasdaq

4 September 2013

Corporate Resource Services Inc. (OTCBB: CRRS), a provider of staffing services including healthcare staffing, is set to begin trading on Nasdaq effective Friday. 


Acquisitions: System One and Joulé, Decton and Clinical Staffing

4 September 2013

Recently announced acquisitions involving clinical staffing include System One buying Joulé Inc. and Decton Inc. buying Clinical Staffing Services.


Family physicians most in-demand

4 September 2013

Family physicians top the list of the most highly recruited doctors for the seventh consecutive year, according to a report released this week by Merritt Hawkins, the physician search division of AMN Healthcare Services Inc.


Beige Book: Demand up for healthcare direct hire

4 September 2013

Demand is up for direct hire of healthcare workers, according to the new U.S. Federal Reserve Beige Book report released Wednesday.


Staffing firm settling nurse suit for $1.8 million

4 September 2013

U.S. Nursing Corp. agreed to a $1.77 million settlement in a class action lawsuit in federal court that involves more than 2,500 temporary nurses who filled in at California hospitals during labor disputes, according to court records.


News Report August 2013

30 August 2013

Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labour markets across Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa and the Americas. Browse news by region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data. 


A Look at the Hong Kong Temporary Workforce Environment

30 August 2013

  • Overview of the Hong Kong legal landscape
  • Significance of collective bargaining agreements
  • Details on employers' statutory costs

Rest of the World Legs & Regs Advisor July 2013

30 August 2013

  • Read our latest legal update in association with the Ius Laboris netowrk
  • We have covered a variety of judicial developments, including labour reforms and court rulings
  • Data has been gathered from across the world