The Labor Department has issued a final rule defining the circumstances under which companies can be considered to be joint employers based on a four-part test. IFA President and CEO Robert Cresanti has said the rule, which is effective March 16, represents a return to a "simple, clear, and thoughtful joint employer standard."
Final joint-employer rule released by Labor Dept.
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