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The Era of the Cautious American?

November 13, 2009
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U.S. and U.K. Pension Agencies to Share Information

November 6, 2009
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The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. will share non-confidential information on defined-benefit plans with the United Kingdom’s Pensions Regulator and Pension Protection Fund.
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United Nations Says Temps Bore the Brunt of Layoffs

October 21, 2009
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In the U.S., the nation with most temporary workers of any country, 52,000 temporary jobs through employment agencies were lost per month from December 2007 to April 2009.
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TOOL Assessing H-1B Fraud

October 2, 2009
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A 2008 report found that 20 percent of H-1B filings contain technical violations or are simply fraudulent. The report has led to a crackdown on H-1B employers.
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Business Groups Turn to Capitol Hill to Amend E-Verify Regulations

September 8, 2009
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Starting Tuesday, September 9, new federal contracts of $100,000 or more will come with a requirement that companies sign up for a government-run electronic employment verification system that has generated vociferous criticism from many employers.
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TOOL Privacy Laws and Regulations

September 3, 2009
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Law firm Morrison & Foerster maintains a freelance online library with links to privacy laws, regulations, reports, multilateral agreements and government authorities for more than 90 countries around the world, including the United States.
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