Royal Oak, MI 48067

Month: July 2013

New Initiative Launched

The U.S. Department of Labor Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs ("OFCCP") has announced a new initiative to scrutinize employers’ use of criminal histories during pre-employment background checks for possible systemic discrimination.

Part-Timer or Contractor?

Joseph is a designer who works 20 hours per week from home for a company based in another city. He determines his own hours, pays his own taxes and insurance. Should Joseph be an employee or a contractor?

July 31 Deadline Approaching

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("PPACA") added Sections 4375-4377 to the Internal Revenue Code ("Code") to require certain issuers of health insurance policies and employers sponsoring self-funded health plans to pay…