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Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

Using the NIST Privacy Framework to Assess Privacy Risk and Build a Privacy Program 

From JDSupra, David Farber and Colleen Yushchak discuss using the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)…

Posted in Workers Compensation

Who Is The Employer Of a Staffing Agency Temp?

From JDSupra, Brian Clemow discusses a Connecticut case in which the client of a staffing company retaliated…

Posted in Independent Contractor Trade Secrets and Unfair Competition

Oh the Horror: No Work for Hire in Friday the 13th Screenplay 

From JDSupra, Joshua Revilla discusses a case in which the rights to Friday the 13th hinged on whether…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Immigration

Justice, Labor Departments Reach Settlements with Facebook Resolving Claims of Discrimination Against U.S. Workers and Potential Regulatory Recruitment Violations

The Department of Justice  announced a settlement agreement with Facebook for discriminating against U.S. workers: The U.S….

Posted in Wage and Hour

Sanford contractor pays more than $334K in back wages to 212 workers to resolve violations found in US Department of Labor investigation

From the United States Department of Labor, a heating, air conditioning and refrigeration company improperly paid piece…

Posted in Workers Compensation

An Overview of Massachusetts Workers’ Compensation

From JDSupra, Jamie Spiller Kaplan and Thomas Richard provide an overview of Massachusetts workers’ compensation law and…

Posted in Wage and Hour

New Jersey healthcare staffing company pays $263K to 46 workers at veterans’ medical centers following US Department of Labor investigation

From the United States Department of Labor: Mitchell Martin Health Care LLC found to have failed to…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

EEOC Sues Staffing Company for Sex Discrimination 

EEOC Sues Green JobWorks LLC for Sex Discrimination Staffing Company Excluded Female Workers From Specific Job Assignments…

Posted in Immigration

Justice Department Settles Claim Against Illinois-Based IT Recruiter for Discriminating Against U.S. Workers

The Department of Justice today announced that it signed a settlement agreement with Ameritech Global Inc., an…

Posted in Immigration

Owners/Managers of Florida Labor-Staffing Companies Indicted for Immigration Fraud and Money Laundering 

From the United States Department of Justice:   An indictment was unsealed today charging three men who operated…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

EEO-1 Data Collection Deadline Extended to  Monday, October 25, 2021

From the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC): EEO-1 Component 1 Data Collection The EEO-1 Component 1 report…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Immigration

Justice Department Settles with Georgia-Based Staffing Company to Resolve Immigration-Related Discrimination Claims

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, May 24, 2021 Justice Department Settles…