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Contingent Staffing

Employment Law Its Not a Matter of Time

January 5, 2010
While term limits in contingent staffing are pervasive, confusion persists about what value they really add to the companies that use them. In this article, I discuss the costs and benefits of term limits and explain some common misconceptions about them.
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Feds Allege Pennsylvania Staffing Firm Stockpiled Visas

December 15, 2009
International Personnel Resources Inc. submitted work visas using randomly selected names from a Mexican phone book, according to the federal criminal lawsuit. The firm also requested more immigrants than needed and forged clients’ signatures, the suit says.
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Its a Wrap Holidays and Staffing

December 4, 2009
Many staffing companies don’t take much of a break during the holiday season. Others shut down for a half-day the day before or after the holiday as well. And there are some that shut down the whole week between Christmas and New Year’s because it’s typically a slow time.
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12-Step Prescription for Managing a Contingent Staffing Program

November 25, 2009
Law firm Littler Mendelson has come up with a prescription to help corporations manage what it predicts will be a dramatic rise in the use of contingent labor. In a report, the firm lays out 12 steps to help companies cope with rules, regulations and other issues that may arise with the increased use of contingent labor.
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