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Craig Johnson

About Craig Johnson

Craig Johnson is senior managing editor of Staffing Industry Review and Staffing Industry Analysts Daily News.
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Supreme Court decision a win for employers, could affect contingent workforce

By |May 23rd, 2018|

Monday’s US Supreme Court Decision, which upholds arbitration clauses in employment contracts, is “most significant employment law decision in recent memory.”
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Reclassification to IC bumps employee’s pay from $113,000 per year to nearly $1.4 million

By |May 16th, 2018|

A school district employee sought reclassification as an independent contractor and leveraged her new status for a multi-million dollar contract.
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12 states file joint brief in NLRB misclassification case

By |May 9th, 2018|

The NLRB will decide whether intentional misclassification of employees as independent contractors violates the National Labor Relations Act. Twelve state Attorneys General, business groups file opposing briefs.
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Gig is up? Court raises IC classification standards

By |May 2nd, 2018|

In a ruling issued this week, the California Supreme Court adopted a tougher IC misclassification test than the one used since 1989, possibly casting doubt on numerous businesses’ worker arrangements and many business models.
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No jobs for spouses of H-1B visa holders

By |April 25th, 2018|

Getting tougher on H-1Bs, USCIS plans to prohibit spouses of H-1B visa holders from getting jobs.
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More firms looking to add SOW; other hot topics at CWS Summit Europe

By |April 18th, 2018|

Growing interest in managing statement-of-work consulting is among the topics on the agenda for next week’s CWS Summit Europe in London.
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Capped out: Maligned H-1Bs still a hot commodity

By |April 11th, 2018|

H-1B visa requests hit cap within one week for the sixth year in a row, but the staffing industry model faces scrutiny.
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Union goes after buyers for pay violations

By |April 4th, 2018|

UK union calls on government to hold buyers liable for staffing providers’ minimum wage and holiday pay violations.
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H-1B Visa application window opens

By |April 4th, 2018|

The filing period for H-1B visas began Monday for the 2019 federal fiscal year amid continued political turmoil.
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Equal pay for temps

By |March 28th, 2018|

Ontario becomes the first North American jurisdiction to implement such a policy starting April 1.
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