The OFCCP’s New Contractor Portal: Here is What Federal Contractors and Subcontractors Ought to Know | Alston & Bird

Luna Ruth

The Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs (OFCCP) both administers and enforces the following three equal employment opportunity laws: (1) Executive Order 11246; (2) Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended; and (3) Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA), as amended.[1] […]

From Contractor to Conflict: Independent Contractors and On-the-Job Injuries | Butler Snow LLP

Luna Ruth

With the proliferation of mobile applications providing ride-share, third-party food delivery, and even same-day handyman services has come a national conversation about the use of independent contractors to carry out core business functions. There are numerous factors for businesses to consider in determining the desirability of hiring independent contractors rather […]

Tips for working with contractors

Luna Ruth

Home improvement and renovation projects require a significant amount of time, energy and investment. And if you don’t go the DIY route but prefer to hire professional help — as nearly seven in eight homeowners do — that means dealing with a home contractor or contractors. It can seem a […]