Compliance

Australia passes landmark ‘same job, same pay’ regulation

|February 14th, 2024|

Program managers must grasp complex legislation before contracting with contingent workers.
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District of Columbia joins pay transparency law movement

|February 14th, 2024|

If approved by Congress, employers of all sizes will be required to disclose salary ranges in job listings and posted descriptions.
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Need to know: New European ESG reporting standards

|February 7th, 2024|

As the topic draws attention from governments, investors and consumers, large companies should take note of new regulations.
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FTC commissioner takes aim at misclassification

|February 7th, 2024|

It is time for authorities to “step up to the plate” and help labor rights advocates fight the issue, Commissioner Alvaro Bedoya says.
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California legislators take aim at IC misclassification laws

|January 31st, 2024|

Republican lawmakers from the Golden State are targeting AB 5 and the DOL’s new rule.
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California PAGA claims now protected from ‘manageability’ dismissals

|January 24th, 2024|

Trial courts in the Golden State may no longer limit PAGA cases that are unmanageable; meanwhile, a November ballot legislation may provide relief for employers.
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New IC test faces first lawsuit as freelance writers push back

|January 24th, 2024|

Four freelancers are challenging the US Department of Labor’s new test to determine worker status, saying the rule muddies the waters.
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Buyer cited in death of 16-year-old contingent

|January 24th, 2024|

The worker was cleaning the deboning area at a Mar-Jac Poultry plant when he was caught in a rotating shaft and sprockets, according to the labor department.
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DOL finalizes new independent contractor test

|January 10th, 2024|

The new rule relies on six factors to analyze worker status and rescinds an earlier Trump-era independent contractor rule.
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NLRB: Google is joint employer of YouTube contractors, must bargain with union

|January 10th, 2024|

The agency ruled that the technology giant is an employer of contractors on its Texas-based YouTube music team and must negotiate with the union representing them.
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