Legal, Legislative & Regulatory

Employment Law: Conducting Background Checks?Contingent Workforce Strategies May/June 2009

May 21, 2009

Be sure to comply with the Fair Credit Reporting Act

FedEx Home Delivery v. National Labor Relations Board

April 24, 2009

Appeals court takes "evolutionary" approach to worker classification
Decisive factor: Court said workers had entrepreneurial opportunities
Among other things, judges cite independent contractors' use of MSP to source temps

Overview of worker classification issues

April 22, 2009

Statutory employees or independent contractors?
How policymakers see it:  a brief prepared by Joint Committee on Taxation
Implications for enterprise compliance and benefits coverage

New Conference Highlights Staffing/Buyer Risk Nexus, SI Review May 2009

April 17, 2009

Keys to CW Success: Consider yourself warned: "Watch out for Washington"CWS 30 May 1.5

March 25, 2009


Employment Law: Overtime for Temps,Contingent Workforce Strategies March/April 2009

March 25, 2009

Know the laws to minimize liability

Keys to CW Success: To Be Exempt or Non-ExemptCWS 30 March 1.3

March 25, 2009

That is the Multi-Million Dollar Question

Selling to government: the stimulus plan

March 5, 2009

$787 billion spending widespread
Aims to create or save at least 3.5 million jobs
Construction, retail and manufacturing may benefit most

Despite challenges, staffing firms adopt e-Verify

February 13, 2009

e-Verify still unreliable for addressing fraud issues
Program expected to add cost for staffing firms
Still, a good business opportunity, marketing potential

What Obama means for staffing

January 28, 2009

New administration brings opportunities, concerns
Biggest potential positive: Accelerated economic recovery
Biggest potential negative: Union encroachment