Compliance

Prepare now for overtime rule changes

|June 12th, 2024|

Employees formerly exempt from minimum wage and overtime requirements may need to be reclassified as non-exempt.
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ACLU complaint alleges bias in Aon’s assessment tools

|June 12th, 2024|

The union claims two products marketed as “bias free” and able to “improve diversity” may unfairly screen out workers.
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Dueling lawsuits over new joint employer rule

|June 12th, 2024|

Two separate cases have caused a dispute over the proper venue to litigate the measure.
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Appeals court rejects Uber’s challenge to California’s IC classification law

|June 12th, 2024|

The court ruled there are “plausible reasons” for treating transportation and delivery referral firms differently from other types of referral companies.
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Business groups file lawsuit to block new overtime rule

|June 5th, 2024|

The suit alleges the rule violates the Administrative Procedure Act and the DOL exceeded its authority under the Fair Labor Standards Act.
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DOL hits Hyundai, parts supplier and staffing firm with child labor violation

|June 5th, 2024|

The agency is applying “unprecedented legal theory,” Hyundai says.
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Canada’s immigration plans seek TFWP balance

|May 22nd, 2024|

Canada is finalizing the program’s immigration levels to balance temporary residents and capacity pressures on communities.
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Biden administration releases AI guidance for employers

|May 22nd, 2024|

The principles provide employers and developers with guidelines meant to enhance job quality and protect workers’ rights.
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Noncompete rule faces mounting opposition while effective date is set

|May 15th, 2024|

The FTC’s new rule is slated to go into effect in September but still faces multiple lawsuits, including one filed by the US Chamber of Commerce.
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Pepperidge Farm drivers are not employees, appeals court says

|May 15th, 2024|

The 3rd US Circuit Court of Appeals emphasized the “right to control” factor when upholding a decision that drivers for the baker are not employees.
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