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EEOC Updates Strategic Enforcement Plan

Commission Reaffirms Priorities and Strategies for Securing Strategic Impact The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has approved an updated Strategic Enforcement Plan (SEP) for Fiscal Years 2017-2021, reaffirming the agency’s commitment to efforts that have strategic impact in advancing equal opportunity in America’s workplaces. The EEOC is responsible for enforcement federal laws prohibiting discrimination…

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USCIS Case Pending?

New USCIS Workload Transfer Updates Web Page // // USCIS has created a new Workload Transfer Updates page  on its website where customers can keep track of workload transfers between the five service centers. Occasionally, USCIS will transfer cases from one service center to another in order to balance workloads and ensure timely processing. In the…

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DOL News

News & Events U.S. Department of Labor Promoting & Protecting Opportunity A Message to Congress Apprenticeship, wage theft, retirement security and more: Secretary Perez affirmed the importance of the Labor Department’s work before three Congressional committees this week. Here are the highlights. Fastest-growing jobs Need a job or interested in changing careers? Many health care…

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SBA Small Business Resources

Thinking about starting a business of your own?  SBA offers a number of resources to help you get started or move to the next level. Get started Blog | How to Give Your Local Business an Online Marketing Tune-up If you operate a “local business”, don’t overlook the Internet as an important way to attract new…

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DOL Issues Guidance on Joint Employment

U.S. DOL Issues Guidance on Joint Employment under the FLSA and MSPA By Alison B. Crane, Esq. and Neil H. Dishman, Esq. On January 20, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) issued an Administrator’s Interpretation (AI) on joint employment under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and Migrant Seasonal Agricultural…

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Are You a Joint Employer?

Understanding joint employment Joint employment is increasingly likely in the fissured workplace. New guidance from DOL will help employers identify joint employment arrangements and understand their responsibilities. Protecting workers in fissured workplaces – where there is increasingly the possibility that more than one employer is benefiting from their work – has been a major focus for…

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New Year’s Resolutions – For Your Business

Start the New Year Off Right: Resolutions for Better Business Happy New Year! While everyone is making a slew of personal resolutions it is time for you to make some resolutions to get your business on track. The New Year is the perfect time to reaffirm your business lifestyle and make changes for the betterment…

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Raising The Minimum Wage

        The federal minimum wage has been at $7.25 per hour since 2009. But states are raising their minimum wage rates, and 14 states  are increasing their minimum wages. To keep the momentum going, Secretary of Labor Tom Perez and actor Steve Buscemi joined New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for his announcement…

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National Labor News

National Labor News Citations in Del. worker amputation Settlement for fired hair salon receptionist Teen worker injured at Ga. metal shop Alabama company faulted on wages Bakery cited on worker head injury More National News…

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Tool Helps Small Businesses Employ People With Disabilities

A new tool can help small businesses increase employment opportunities for people with disabilities. The Department of Labor has created, Small Business & Disability Employment: Steps to Success, a Web-based tool that uses real-life examples to illustrate a range of exemplary disability inclusion practices in action. For Additional Information Disability Employment Champions of Change Planning…

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