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Posted in Employment Law

Manager of Key West Labor Staffing Companies Sentenced for Tax Crimes and Immigration Fraud

The United States Department of Justice annouced the manager of several staffing agencies was sentenced to prison…

Posted in Employment Law

Staffing Company Owner Pleads Guilty to Payroll Tax Crimes

The United States Department of Justice A former New York City resident pleaded guilty today to willfully…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Arrests made in alleged ‘ghost worker’ scam in Virginia

  From the Loudoun Times-Mirror, Evan Goodenow reports on a scheme to defraud a temporary staffing agency…

Posted in Employment Law

New Massachusetts Law Prohibits Discrimination Based on Hairstyle

From JDSupra, Tracy Thomas Boland and Jacob Tosti discuss new legislation that bans discrimination based on “traits…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Massachusetts Bans Hairstyle Discrimination

From JDSupra, Christopher Feudo and James Fullmer discuss recent Massachusetts legislation that bans Key Takeaways: The Massachusetts…

Posted in Trade Secrets and Unfair Competition

Massachusetts Court Rejects Attempt to Circumvent Non-Compete Law

From JDSupra, Sara Higgins discusses a recent case in which an employer attempted to circumvent the requirements…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

Government Contractor to Pay $9 Million to Resolve FCA Allegations of Cybersecurity Violations

From JDSupra, David Shafer discusses a recent settlement in which a government contractor agreed to pay $9…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

More Privacy, Please – June 2022 from Troutman Pepper

From JDSupra, David Anthony, Christopher Carlson, Noah DiPasquale, Molly DiRago, Robyn Lin, and Rachel Miklaszewski provide an…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Immigration

Justice Department Settles With IT Recruiter to Resolve Immigration-Related Discrimination Claims

The United States Department of Justice and a staffing firm agreed to settle a claim that the…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

American Data Privacy and Protection Act – Could a Federal Privacy Law be on the Horizon?

From JDSupra, Carrie Cobb and Roy Wyman discuss the American Data Privacy and Protection Act (ADPPA) which…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

Congress Releases Draft Federal Privacy Law with Potential Traction To Pass

From JDSupra, Jason Gavejian, Joseph Lazzarotti, and Cecilie Read discuss the American Data Privacy and Protection Act,…

Posted in Independent Contractor

SJC Strikes Down Two Initiative Petitions Proposing Laws Classifying Covered App-Based Drivers as Independent Contractors

From JDSupra, Jaclyn L. Kawka discusses the Supreme Judicial Court’s decision that two initiative petitions may not…