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2014-03-31 23:04:51

The JTB Law Group, LLC prevails in a wage and hour case in Federal Court in Pennsylvania involving the failure to pay proper overtime. Jersey City, New Jersey (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 On March 27, 2014 the Clerk recorded a Judgment in The Federal Middle District of Pennsylvania for wage and hour violations in the case captioned: 3:14-cv-00042-RDM. The Plaintiff was represented by Jason T. Brown of The JTB Law Group, LLC and involved allegations of failure to pay workers overtime for hours...

2014-03-27 12:32:42

DETROIT, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The $117 billion staffing industry is growing rapidly as more and more companies rely on highly skilled consultants to deliver their strategic initiatives and service. Those responsible for bringing that talent into their companies must develop new best practices and thought leadership to attract the best and the brightest. That talent pool is growing. According to a recent article in Forbes, one-third of Americans or 17 million people have...

2014-03-25 23:31:05

New laws will have huge ramifications for both small and large sized business owners. MinuteHound's software greatly assists with tracking time and attendance. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Source: NYTimes March 11, 2014 MinuteHound has been closely monitoring the president’s intent to force American businesses to restructure overtime to millions of workers. It’s reported the president will actually direct the Labor Department to change regulations, forcing a number of...

2014-02-12 08:34:29

TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, Agile-1, a global workforce management solutions company, received recognition from BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), a leading global medical technology company, for providing exceptional performance. This year's award, Process Innovation - Regional Supplier of the Year, is based on Agile-1's superior performance, continuous improvement and customer service. Partnering with clients to help them achieve...

2013-12-31 23:03:04

The Complaint alleges that in this position, the named Plaintiff and those similarly situated actually performed non-exempt work. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 On Friday, December 27, 2013, a field service specialist filed a Fair Labor Standards Act Complaint in federal court against QIAGEN, Inc. The named Plaintiff was employed by the company for several years prior to filing the collective action lawsuit. He filed his FLSA claims on behalf of himself and other “similarly...

2013-11-14 08:29:58

Report Provides Insight into Temporary Labor Supply and Demand Trends as the U.S. Economy Rebounds DENVER, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --The latest IQNdex report from IQNavigator shows that contingent labor bill rates remained unaffected in the third quarter despite the record level of hiring for temporary and contingent workers in the U.S. economy. What makes this rate stability even more remarkable is that this "hiring spree" for non-permanent workers is occurring in parallel to a prolonged...

2013-11-10 23:00:05

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. law firm announces the release of its new website, http://www.overtimepaylaws.org as resource on unpaid overtime lawsuits, laws, and overtime attorneys. (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) most employees, who are known as “non-exempt” are required to receive overtime pay for each hour worked over 40 in a single workweek. The overtime rate cannot be less than time and one-half their regular rate of pay. How does a...

2013-10-29 23:32:21

Free Signups Begin Today – Post a Project or Create a Contractor Profile Minneapolis, MN and Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 vBENCH (http://www.vbench.com) today announced the public launch of the very first, exclusively 100%-U.S. online workplace for technology contractors, freelancers, and independent workers across a variety of professions.   “Fundamental economic shifts are forcing many companies to reevaluate their workforce and bottom-line compelling them to further...

2013-09-12 23:01:27

The Honorable Judge Busch's ruling certifying a class of Service Staff Officers and Customer Service Managers in order to seek back overtime pay could be a huge win for employees in the State of California San Francisco, California (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 On September 11, 2013, the Honorable Judge Peter J. Busch ruled a lawsuit brought on behalf of Union Bank Service Staff Officers and Customer Service Managers should be able to proceed as a class action. This means that all...

2013-09-06 23:02:43

Populus Group, a talent management solutions provider, will be attending and sponsoring the 2013 Staffing Industry Analysts Contingent Workforce Strategies (CWS) Summit on September 11-12 at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park in Chicago, IL. Troy, MI (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 Populus Group, a talent management solutions provider, will be attending and sponsoring the 2013 Staffing Industry Analysts Contingent Workforce Strategies (CWS) Summit on September 11-12 at the Fairmont Chicago...