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Now What? Practical Tips For Navigating California Post-A.B. 5
On September 18, 2019, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law sweeping legislation—Assembly Bill 5 (A.B. 5)—that will dramatically reshape the contours...
United States
25 Sep 2019
Highest Court In Canada Says Substance, Not Form, Will Determine Independent Contractor Or Employee Status
A recent Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) decision considered whether a franchisee who entered into a franchise agreement with a franchisor was an employee or an independent contractor
United States
6 Aug 2019
OFCCP Issues FAQ Guidance On Selection Tools, Practical Significance, And Independent Contractors
The U.S. Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) released two new FAQs this week. The new guidance documents address three topics:
United States
31 Jul 2019
OFCCP Issues Opinion Letter On Whether Pre-Approved Pay Analysis Groupings Will Be Accepted In Future Audits
On July 22, 2019, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) issued its second Opinion Letter since November 30, 2018, when Directive 2019-03
United States
26 Jul 2019
Franchising And California At A Crossroads: The Dynamics Of Dynamex And The ABC Test
In 2018, the Supreme Court of California turned much of the established law regarding worker classification on its head with its decision in Dynamex Operations West Inc. v. Superior Court.
United States
25 Jul 2019
California Legislature Moves Forward With Bill To Redefine Independent Contractor Relationships
On July 10, 2019, the California Senate Labor, Public Employment, and Retirement Committee (Committee) advanced a proposed legislative response to the California Supreme Court's opinion
United States
23 Jul 2019
How To Conduct An International Internal Investigation
Imagine an anonymous worker at a multinational's Egypt factory contacts the global whistleblower hotline and accuses the Cairo plant manager of dumping chemicals into the Nile.
United States
25 Jun 2019
Ruling Raises Important Considerations For Independent Contractor Background Screening
A federal court's recent decision demonstrates the value in reviewing all documents related to the independent contractor background screening process to attempt to solidify potential
United States
27 May 2019
Department Of Justice Releases Guidelines For Effective Corporate Compliance Programs
On May 1, 2019, the Criminal Division of the U.S. DOJ released updated guidance for prosecutors to utilize in assessing whether an organization had in place "an adequate and effective corporate compliance program."
United States
22 May 2019
Artificial Intelligence, Robots, Reskilling & Ethics – Fourth Revolution Board Of Director Imperatives & The Chair's Evolving Role
The Agricultural Revolution resulted in increased labor and land productivity, catapulting population growth and decreasing the agricultural portion of the labor force.
United States
15 May 2019
Germany Seeks To Mandate Human Rights Due Diligence For Companies And Their Global Partners
In February 2019, the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development ("Development Ministry") introduced a draft law (the "Draft Law") that seeks to mandate human rights due diligence for German companies and their global business partners
14 May 2019
OFCCP Releases Section 503 Focused Review FAQs
The FAQs also address a couple of open questions from OFCCP's original directive.
United States
19 Mar 2019
Independent Contractor vs. Employee Mis/Classification Issue Continues To Evolve: The NLRB Weighs In (Again)
As the independent contractor versus employee status debate evolves across the United States through legislation, court decisions, and agency enforcement actions
United States
4 Feb 2019
Dutch Court Recognizes Limit On Authority Of European Works Councils
A recent decision by the preliminary relief judge of the court in Rotterdam addresses the obligations of international groups of companies to consult with their European Works Council
European Union
4 Feb 2019
Self-Driving Trucks And Labor Law—A Look Ahead
Welcome to the future: The year is 2020 and an organized—i.e., unionized trucking company—"L2M2" has announced it is acquiring a convoy of autonomously powered ...
United States
12 Dec 2018
Australia Passes Law Requiring Large Companies To Report On Modern Slavery
On November 29, 2018, the Australian Government passed the Modern Slavery Act 2018 (the "Act"), which requires all companies operating in Australia and meeting a threshold of AU$100 million in total annual global revenue to report annually on their efforts to address modern slavery in their operations and supply chains.
United States
7 Dec 2018
OFCCP Continues Efforts To Maximize Efficiency And Increase Transparency With Three New Directives
On November 30, 2018, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) issued three new directives that it describes as reinforcing OFCCP's "commitment to fulfilling its enforcement mission
United States
6 Dec 2018
Criminal Record Screening Policies Continue To Raise Important Multi-Jurisdictional Compliance Issues
Employers that use criminal record screening policies must continue to be vigilant about compliance with all applicable laws.
United States
23 Sep 2018
A More Modern Approach To OFCCP's Functional Affirmative Action Programs?
Generally, federal contractors must develop a written affirmative action program for every physical location with 50 or more employees.
United States
19 Sep 2018
OFCCP Mails Second Round Of CSALs
Contractors accustomed to seeking an extension for submitting AAPs and supporting data should review carefully the new FAQ regarding extensions.
United States
12 Sep 2018
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