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Winds of change in the world of work

New parties sweeping into power usher in changes in legislative agendas. Many countries have seen a shifting employment law landscape.
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On-demand firm negotiating IC misclassification payout

While food delivery service foodora exits Australian market, union calls for greater IC scrutiny
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Trucking group sues California over ABC test ruling

California truckers sue to stop the enforcement of the state’s new ABC standard for independent contractor classification.
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The Global Power 150 — Women in Staffing

We celebrate the women who have elevated and shaped the $461 billion global staffing industry – and by extension, have helped fuel the success of your contingent workforce programs.
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Court sides with DoorDash in forcing arbitration

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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No CWS 3.0 next week

Your next issue of Contingent Workforce Strategies 3.0 will be delivered Nov. 28 due to the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Back to the future

What’s past is prologue, as Shakespeare wrote. SIA’s Bryan Peña revisits predictions made in 2008 as he looks at what’s ahead for the industry now.
By |November 7th, 2018|0 Comments
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Industry coalition: USCIS’s H-1B interpretations ‘perplexing’ and ‘disruptive’ to business

Coalition representing firms such as Microsoft and Google says the agency’s H-1B actions do not follow statute and asks legal counsel to review the regulations and its policies ahead of the next application season.
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Technology in healthcare staffing among trends at annual conference

Technology trends in staffing, the shortage of qualified workers and speculation about the next recession were topics during SIA’s Healthcare Staffing Summit in Denver.
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Benchmarks: MSP Market Occupational Mix

As part of our VMS and MSP landscape report series, we examine the types of workers that are typically sourced through MSPs. Information technology was the most prevalent skill category in 2017, aside from the catch-all “other professional” category.
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