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NJ Employers Beware: Federal And State Departments Of Labor Team Up To Address Independent Contractor Misclassification
Employers often struggle when determining whether to classify their workers as independent contractors or employees.
United States
26 Sep 2018
What Employers Should Know About The New Jersey Prevailing Wage Act
Contractors working on government-funded or "public" projects must be aware of the legal implications of not following the wage requirements of applicable federal and state law.
United States
26 Sep 2018
Anticipating A Possible Federal Shutdown
It is likely that an assessment of the impact will need to be made on a case-by-case basis.
United States
22 Jan 2018
Watchdog Tells HHS To Improve Its Plan To Promote EHRs In Post-Acute Care Settings
In a recently published report, the congressional watchdog GAO criticized the HHS for failing to effectively promote the electronic exchange of health information and the use of EHR...
United States
6 Mar 2017
DOL Issues Final Rule Revising Sex Discrimination Guidelines for Federal Contractors
On June 15, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued a final rule revising the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs' (OFCCP) long-standing sex discrimination regulations.
United States
20 Jun 2016
Supreme Court To Review FCA Liability Under Implied Certification
In December, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review two cases to determine whether an implied certification of compliance can be used to support an allegation that a claim stemming from noncompliant performance is "false"...
United States
5 Jan 2016
Bednets, Burkina Faso And The Devastating Costs Of Corruption
Bob Appleton wrote an article, "Bednets, Burkina Faso and the Devastating Costs of Corruption," for the FCPA Blog.
United States
12 Nov 2015
Federal Contractors Must Provide Paid Sick Time In The Future
On Labor Day, September 7, President Barack Obama signed an executive order (the "Order") requiring federal contractors and subcontractors to allow their employees to earn at least seven days of paid sick time each calendar year if they do not already have policies providing for at least that amount of time off for the same purposes and under the same conditions.
United States
25 Sep 2015
Connecticut Set-Aside Statutes Amended To Apply To Municipalities And Quasi-Public Agencies
Effective October 1, 2015, the applicability of the State's nondiscrimination, affirmative action and supplier diversity program statutes has been extended to municipalities and quasi-public agencies pursuant to recent legislation.
United States
15 Jul 2015
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