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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…

Posted in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Massachusetts Courts Send Warnings to Employers 

From JDSupra, Richard Glovsky discusses recent decisions and provides excellent guidance for employers to avoid allegations of…

Posted in Equal Pay

Massachusetts Proposed Pay Scale Legislation

From JDSupra, Daniel Klein, Hillary Massey, Barry Miller, Emily Miller, and Maria Papasevastos discuss a bill in…

Posted in Paid Family and Medical Leave

Massachusetts Finalizes Amendments To PFML Regulations

From JDSupra, Ariel Cudkowicz, Christina Duszlak, Daniel Klein, and Molly Mooney discuss the amendments to Massachusetts Paid…

Posted in Immigration

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

The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) announced a settlement with a staffing firm that only hired…