The Department of Labor continues to focus on independent contractor misclassifications. As an employer, you should evaluate current independent contractor agreements. A recent investigation resulted in more than $1 million in fines to a Kentucky employer.
U.S. DOL Online Business Center
The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced the launch of the Business Center, a suite of online resources for employers looking to recruit, train and retain a skilled work force through the department's CareerOneStop Web site. For more information, click here...>
FMLA Poster Requirement
Several changes have been made to FMLA regulations, including military caregiver leave for a veteran, qualifying exigency leave for parental care, and the special leave calculation method for flight crew employees, effective March 8, 2013. Employers are required to post the updated poster beginning on March 8, 2013. For more information, click here...> To download the new poster click here...>