Regulatory

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Today’s CW managers dealing with multisourcing channels, legal flux

By |July 17th, 2019|

The role of the contingent workforce manager is vastly different from that of prior years, and still continues to change. Some sourcing strategies and legal challenges today’s program managers are tasked with.
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New York Governor signs pay equity legislation

By |July 17th, 2019|

New York State recently passed two pay equity bills that expand protections for current employees and job applicants. Now, more than ever, employers in New York State should pay close attention to this rapidly changing legal landscape.
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US House considers lifting per-country cap on green cards

By |July 10th, 2019|

The US House of Representatives was expected to vote Tuesday on legislation that seeks to lift the country-cap on issuing green cards, the Economic Times reported. However, the legislation was referred to the judiciary committee.
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New York, Colorado: Combating pay, criminal history and wage theft

By |June 26th, 2019|

New York State has passed legislation combating salary inequality and race discrimination; Colorado governor signs “ban the box” law, codifies wage theft.
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Canada looks to allow mobility for temporary foreign workers

By |June 26th, 2019|

The Canadian federal government is looking to make changes to the country's temporary foreign worker program, CBC News reports.
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Changing Tides: Denials, revocations, unprecedented delays on H-1B visas

By |June 19th, 2019|

Obtaining temporary work visas for highly skilled foreign workers become increasingly difficult under President Trump. Firms now also report problems with keeping existing visas as well as decision delays.
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On the Clock: Time to start tracking workers’ hours

By |June 19th, 2019|

A prominent feature in factories for more than a century, the time clock and its modern replacements have had little use for many employers. But a recent European court ruling may mean their return as businesses must track all workers’ hours — even for a post-Brexit UK.
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Ontario fails to implement law to protect temp workers

By |June 19th, 2019|

The progressive conservative government has not created regulations necessary to enforce a law that would ensure companies that use temps are liable for their injuries.
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H-1B spouses sue USCIS over work authorization delays

By |June 12th, 2019|

While the Trump has moved to rescind the work authorization for spouses of H-1B visa holders, the USCIS faces a lawsuit challenging its changed application processing policies, Forbes.com reports.
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California advances independent contractor classification bill

By |June 5th, 2019|

The California Assembly has passed a bill that would codify the stricter ABC test for independent contractor classification, CNBC reports.
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