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Key West Labor Staffing Conspirator Pleads Guilty to Immigration Fraud and Defrauding the IRS

The United States Department of Justice announced that a guilty plea for defrauding the IRS in connection…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

AG Healey Settles With Aveanna Healthcare over 2019 Data Breach

From JDSupra, Lori Kalani and Bernard Nash a settlement of a data breach that was the result…

Posted in Employment Law

Staffing Agency Owner Pleads Guilty to Failing to Pay Employment Taxes

The United States Department of Justice announced the owner of two staffing agencies pleaded guilty to failing…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

6 Things to Know About the New EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework

From JDSupra, Julia Apostle, Michaela Frai, Kelly Hagedorn, Anna O’Kelly, Ivan Rotunno, Dr. Christian Schröder, and Shannon…

Posted in Employment Law

What Obligations do Employers have to Provide Employees with Time off to Vote?

From JDSupra, Josh Hughes reviews employers’ oblgiations to provide time off for employees to vote. Josh writes:…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

EEOC Releases New “Know Your Rights: Workplace Discrimination is Illegal” Poster

The United States Equal Opportunity Employment Commission released a new “Know Your Rights: Workplace Discrimination is Illegal”…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Staffing Solutions to Pay $550,000 to Settle EEOC Discriminatory Hiring and Placement Suit

The United States Equal Opportunity Employment Commission announced a settlement with a staffing agency that refused to…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

President Biden Signs Executive Order to Implement the European Union-U.S. Data Privacy Framework

The White House recently announced that President Biden signed an Executive Order initiating steps to implement the…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Elwood Staffing to Pay $77,500 to Settle EEOC Disability Discrimination Lawsuit

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced that Elwood Staffing will pay $77, 500 to settle a disability…

Posted in Independent Contractor

US DOL Secures $278K in Back Wages and Damages for Construction Workers Misclassified by Staffing Agency

The United States Department of Labor obtained $278k for construction workers misclassified as independent contractors by a…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

The Best & Worst States in America for Online Privacy 

In their post The Best & Worst States in America for Online Privacy, the PIA Blog provides a…

Posted in Data Privacy/Cyber Security

EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework Questions and Answers

The EU announces that it start the process to allow data transfers to the United States based…