Federal Contractor Minimum Wage Increase

Posted on December 14, 2017

The minimum wage for federal contractors will increase to $10.35 per hour as of January 1, 2018. The wage requirement applies to new and replacement contracts (solicited on or after January 1, 2015) with employers covered by the Service Contract Act or any employer who handles concessions and services in connection with federal property or lands. We recommend that employers review the pay rates of their employees and plan any changes necessary to comply with the rate increase. Questions? Drop us a line.

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2018 State Minimum Wage Rates

Posted on December 13, 2017

For your convenience, we've posted the 2018 minimum wage rates. States seeing big increases include California, Maine, Maryland and New York. Rates vary in many states according to factors like job location (e.g., city vs. state), business size and benefits status. Questions? Contact us anytime.

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Reminder: Employers Must Begin Using the New I-9 Form on Monday, September 18

Posted on September 17, 2017

Topics: I-9

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EEO-1 Pay Data Reporting Suspended Indefinitely

Posted on September 06, 2017

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Topics: EEO, Reporting Requirements

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Overtime Rule Doubling Minimum Salary for While Collar Workers Officially Dead

Posted on August 29, 2017

Topics: overtime, DOL

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A New I-9 Form Will Be Released on July 17

Posted on July 14, 2017

Topics: I-9

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Federal Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Employee Terminated for Obscene Facebook Posts About His Employer

Posted on June 14, 2017

 

Topics: HR, social media

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House Passes Comp Time Bill

Posted on May 11, 2017

Topics: overtime, comp time

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House Passes New Healthcare Bill

Posted on May 04, 2017

Topics: healthcare

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Reminder - New I-9 Form Effective January 22, 2017

Posted on January 24, 2017

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Topics: I-9

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