Program policies and management

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Trucking company agrees to $100 million IC settlement

By |March 20th, 2019|

A trucking company has agreed to settle a nearly decade-old independent contractor misclassification lawsuit for up to $100 million.
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Creating a cohesive team with contingents

By |March 20th, 2019|

HR experts share tips on maintaining a positive working environment for employee and nonemployee workers on
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Contract or control: Ninth Circuit vacates lower court IC ruling

By |March 13th, 2019|

A district court erred when it focused on the contract and not the control exerted over independent contractors, said the Ninth Circuit court in remanding the case.
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Victoria labor hire law starts next month

By |March 13th, 2019|

In a staffing firm licensing scheme going into effect in Victoria, Australia, client companies could face AUD$500,000 for using unlicensed staffing firms.
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Facility pays $100K in back pay to misclassified workers

By |March 13th, 2019|

A retirement home operator has paid $103,389 in back wages to 20 employees after the US Department of Labor determined they were misclassified as independent contractors.
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Safety check: Dwindling audit numbers raise red flags

By |March 13th, 2019|

A local editorial board sounded the alarm over workplace safety audits of staffing agencies in Ontario. Audits aside, workplace safety should be a paramount concern of every employer, writes Managing Editor Sharon Thomas in The Staffing Stream.
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Addressing root cause in a program and beyond

By |March 6th, 2019|

Worrying about contingent turnover? Accidents don’t just happen. Dig deep to get to what really needs fixing.
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UK: IR35 off-payroll rules’ private-sector expansion

By |March 6th, 2019|

The UK government opens consultation on private-sector IR35 independent contractor tax rules.
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Program revamp: Realigning with partners

By |March 6th, 2019|

How involved should suppliers be in program renovations? An article in Staffing Industry Review details how Southwest Airlines included its suppliers, to the benefit of both.
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Understanding the VICA decision-making methodology

By |February 27th, 2019|

The strategic methodology necessary to making the right decision for your program. If even one element is unattainable, the program strategy is doomed to fail.
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