Category: Wage and Hour

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Staffing Firm Settles Claims that Workers Were Not Paid Prevailing Wage

The New York City Comptroller’s Office reached a settlement with a staffing firm for prevailing wage violations…

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United States Department of Justice Announces Guilty Plea for Staffing Firm Owner who Hid $10M in Income 

The United States Department of Justice announced the guilty plea of a man who hd $10 million…

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United States Department of Labor Seeks to Prohibt Staffing Firm from Demanding Employees Stay and Work for Them for 3 Years

The United States Department of Labor has filed suit asking a court to stop a healthcare staffing…

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United States Department of Labor Settles with Two Staffing Firms Who Agree to Pay $256k to Former Temporary Employees 

The United States Department of Labor announced that it entered into a consent judgment with two staffing…

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Preliminary Approval for Settlement between Kelly Services and Recruiters Alleging Misclassification as Exempt Employees

Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) reports that a proposed settlement was given preliminary approval by the court in…

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Illinois Attorney General Announced the Resolution of Wage Fixing and No-Poach Agreements Among Staffing Agencies and a Manufacturing Company

The Illinois Attorney General announced a settlement with a manucturing company to resolve allegations that it had…

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AG Campbell Issues Over $1.3 Million In Citations Against Boston-Based Quick Temp And Owner For Wage, Sick Time, And Records Violations

Source: AG Campbell Issues Over $1.3 Million In Citations Against Boston-Based Quick Temp And Owner For Wage,…

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Underpaying Workers Is a Bad Idea, says Massachusetts AG

From JDSupra, Cozen O’Connor report that Massachusetts Attorney General Andrea Joy Campbell issued citations for failure to…

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US Department of Labor Sues Michigan Staffing Company For Misclassifying Nurses and Nursing Assistants as Independent Contractors

The United States Department of Labor initiated a lawsuit against a Michigan staffing agency for allegedly misclassifying…

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US Department of Labor Recovers More than $114K for Employees Denied Overtime by Hotel Staffing Agency

The United States Department of Labor (DOL) announced that it recovered wages for employees of a hotel…

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Is Massachusetts Next to Jump on the Pay Transparency and Pay Data Reporting Bandwagon? 

From JDSupra, Monica Snyder Perl discusses bills in the Massachusetts legislature that may require pay transparency and…

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Remote Workers and the Massachusetts Wage Act — Proceed With Caution

From JDSupra, Donald Schroeder discusses a recent case in which an out of state employee was able…