Compliance for HR, Hiring Strategy, HR Management

Department of Labor pulls independent contractor rule

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has withdrawn the previous administration’s rule that allowed businesses to more easily classify workers as independent contractors instead of employees.  “The department believes that the rule is inconsistent with the [Fair Labor Standards Act’s] FLSA’s text and purpose and would have a confusing and disruptive effect on workers and …

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HR Management

What employers should know about the new COVID stimulus bill

Last month Congress passed, and President Biden signed, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, aimed at helping businesses and workers who have struggled during the coronavirus pandemic.  Paycheck Protection Program expansion Among other provisions in the Act, the expansion of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will help small businesses stay open — and pay …

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HR Management

HR Affiliates’ partnership with GLI will save time and money

HR Affiliates is pleased to announce a new partnership with Greater Louisville Inc. (GLI) that will reduce costs of administrative and employee services for business in the area. HRSolutions by HR Affiliates is available to GLI members who operate in Kentucky and Indiana and is specifically tailored to help small businesses save time and money. Participating …

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