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Happy Holidays from CWS 3.0 staff

By |December 19th, 2018|

Your next issue of Contingent Workforce Strategies 3.0 will be on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019. We will resume our Wednesday delivery schedule on Jan. 9.

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Farm labor contractor owes $56K for visa program violations

By |December 12th, 2018|

A Florida-based farm labor contractor has paid $55,796 in back wages and fines for H-2A visa program violations.
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Starting with the job offer: Improving pay equity one hire at a time

By |December 12th, 2018|

The gender pay gap may begin at the job offer itself, only to be amplified over time. CW program managers can help close the gap, write SIA’s Frank Enriquez and Populus Group’s Derek Kimmerle in The Staffing Stream.
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Google contractors push for better pay, PTO, perks

By |December 12th, 2018|

Google’s so-called “shadow workforce” of contractors sent a scathing letter to CEO Sundar Pichai demanding equal treatment, Vox reports.
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Company illegally fired former temp in workers’ comp case

By |December 5th, 2018|

A Massachusetts court ruled an employee who sued her employer over an injury she sustained as a temp — and for which she received workers’ comp benefits — was fired illegally.
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Canada: British Columbia enacts temp foreign worker bill

By |December 5th, 2018|

While Ontario was overturning equal pay for temps and other recently enacted employment laws, British Columbia passed a temporary foreign worker protections bill. Attorney Daniel C. Lee discusses BC's Bill 48 in Montaq.
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US work visa roundup

By |November 28th, 2018|

Is a new form meant to tarnish H-1B users’ reputations?; bill would protect the rights of H-4 visa holders to work; and proposed changes to job advertising requirements before H-2A and H-2B visas can be used.
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Benchmarks: VMS spend by client

By |November 28th, 2018|

The majority VMS spend in 2017 was via VMS clients that spent more than $100 million, and have more than 10,000 employees.
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Contract clauses: Your suppliers might start pushing back

By |November 28th, 2018|

Attorney George Reardon writes about some of the most unfair — and detrimental — clauses that have made their way from purchasing into staffing contracts.
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Court sides with DoorDash in forcing arbitration

By |November 14th, 2018|

A US District Court judge granted DoorDash Inc.’s motion to compel arbitration in an independent contractor misclassification lawsuit, National Law Review reports. 
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