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Remotely Onboard Workers in 14 Minutes!

Companies everywhere are now faced with the challenge of onboarding workers remotely while maintaining compliance. Using an Employer Of Record service can be a great solution with many other benefits: Remote onboarding in 14 minutes! Lose the burden of managing taxes, employee benefits, risks and liabilities Ability to hire anywhere around the globe Completely paperless […]

Privacy and GDPR in the Age of COVID-19 – 7 Things You Should Consider

COVID-19 and GDPR With the introduction of strict working from home guidelines resulting from the current COVID-19 pandemic, the area of GDPR and data privacy concerns for companies are once again at the forefront. In terms of healthcare especially, GDPR is well defined. For instance, a subsection of the GDPR law, under Article 9, gives […]

How To Successfully Work From Home

Due to the ‘new norm’ of working from home, many are asking how to work productively, maintain engagement and collaboration, lead and manage teams, and participate in virtual meetings. While this has not been standard practice for many organizations previously, employees are doing their best to work through the initial kinks while not predominately set […]

Hiring During Uncertain Times

It’s amazing that in a matter of weeks, we can go from the strongest economy in history to a crippling halt with fear and uncertainty spreading through our day to day lives. As companies scramble from a myriad of concerns: the health of workers and staff, the health of customers, business impact, and financial ramifications, […]

Coronavirus & Workplace: What You Need to Know

  The Coronavirus is now making its way around the United States. Some companies are taking safeguards such as limiting travel, cancelling conferences, making work-from-home arrangements, and keeping a heavily stocked supply of disinfectant wipes and antibacterial available to their workers.    With growing numbers of infected individuals in the United States, more workers could soon be […]

Does B2B protect you from AB5?

The 12 “must-haves” in order for a B2B to qualify under AB5. Following the enactment of AB5, there has been a large increase in applications to set up limited liability companies (LLCs) or other forms of B2B.  By forming these business entities, individuals that had previously operated as independent contractors are hoping to maintain their […]

What You Need to Know About AB5

Now, remember, for an Independent Contractor to pass the ABC Test and be considered properly classified, ALL 3 prongs must be met. A) Work must be free from control and direction (we can usually figure this one out; your tools, your time, your expertise as a professional). C) The worker is customarily engaged in an […]

Following in California’s Footsteps: New Jersey Cracks Down on IC Misclassifications

Big news for the Garden State! On January 20th, Governor Phil Murphy signed 153 new bills into law, six of which include new penalties for employers who misclassify workers as independent contractors or who are found to be in violation of State wage, benefit, and tax laws. This new legislation seems to closely resemble the […]

You’ve been warned: EDD Notifications of AB5 have been sent out!

The letters are coming! If you have employees in California, chances are you have or will receive your detailed EDD AB5 Notification. This letter is co-authored by four government agencies – the Employment Development Department, the Labor Commissioner Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, the Chief of Occupational Safety, and the Division of Workers Compensation, which […]

Final Rule On Joint Employer Status Under The Fair Labor Standards Act

On January 12, 2020, the Department of Labor (DOL) announced a final rule to revise and update its regulations by narrowing the definition of “joint employer” under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). This is the first update to the joint-employer rule in over 60 years. This final rule provides additional clarity for businesses that […]