About 2 months ago

04/03/2019 - Who Employs You? Trump Administration Proposes Four-Part Test

– The Wall Street Journal
Labor Department’s proposed rule aims to clarify when two firms could each be liable for complying with labor laws for same employee.
 Associated Press
The company’s new controls are summarized in an 18-page document Wynn Resorts submitted to Massachusetts casino regulators ahead of a critical series of public hearings this week. Under the new reforms, Wynn Resorts no longer enforces confidentiality in sexual harassment claims, meaning current and former employees can now go public with their claims.
– NPR
Companies from a variety of industries – including Walmart, General Motors, Google and Johnson & Johnson – are forming a trade association to represent firms that purchase renewable energy and remove barriers that make it complicated to shift away from carbon.
– The Washington Post
The boom times for the U.S. lobster industry are imperiled this year because of a shortage of a little fish that has been luring the crustaceans into traps for hundreds of years.