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Hewlett-Packard Buys Up ExcellerateHRO

June 19, 2009
Other than signing an HR outsourcing deal with Nestle in 2006, the Bay Area technology giant doesn’t seem to be doing many extensive deals, experts say. According to AMR Research, HP has 13 payroll deals that include other HR administrative elements.
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Suit Against Kenexa Seeking Class-Action Status

June 16, 2009
The complaint in the lawsuit cites positive comments made by the CEO and CFO regarding Kenexa during first- and second-quarter earnings releases on May 8, 2007, and August 8, 2007. However, the company missed its third-quarter revenue estimates.
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Six Indicted for Allegedly Defrauding Staffing Firms

June 15, 2009
The defendants formed several client companies located at the same address in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and claimed they had large contracts with government agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Bureau of Prisons and the New York City Police Department, according to the indictment.
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InGenesis Lands Army Health Care Contracts

June 12, 2009
Texas firm will supply nurses, physicians and allied health care professionals to U.S. Army facilities in the Northern, Pacific, Southern and Western regions specified in the contracts. These areas include Army medical sites in all 50 states as well as Puerto Rico and South Korea.
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KellyOCG Dumps Its Old Girl in Favor of a Fresh Face

June 4, 2009
Even though it ranked among the top 10 RPO providers worldwide, Kelly had an identity crisis. With U.S. and European operations still using different names, Kelly embarked on a rebranding campaign in early 2008 to play up its established name while showing prospective customers the Kelly brand meant more than temporary staffing.
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Employment Law Overtime for Temps

The starting principle under the Fair Labor Standards Act is that, unless workers are exempt, they get paid overtime. There are three main exemptions—sometimes called the ‘white collar’ exemptions—from overtime liability. These exemptions are for executive, administrative and professional employees.
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