Category Archives: Regulatory Compliance

The Gig Economy Shrinks?

A recent US Department of Labor study shows that the percentage of workers in an employer/employee relationship has increased in many industries despite the much discussed rise of the freelance or “gig” economy. According to an article in the June 8, 2018 Wall Street Journal: “The Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics released on Thursday […]

Does Zenefits need to join a PEO?

A December 3, 2015 article in the Wall Street Journal discussed HR troubles at the high flying VC darling, Zenefits. From the article it appears that fast growing Zenefits has run afoul of California Department of Industrial Relations regarding unpaid wages. Claims have been made that Zenefits failed to pay employees for unused paid time […]