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Cha-Ching! New Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors Officially Effective on January 1, 2015

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For federal contractors and their subcontractors, the Administration continues to add new requirements and standards they must meet in order to transact with the U.S. Government. Yet another such requirement recently joined the list – this time an increased minimum wage for federal contractor employees working on federal service or construction contracts (but not federal … Continue reading this entry

Don’t Get Fried by Davis-Bacon

Web sites abound advising employees they can make “millions” by blowing the whistle on their employers for alleged violations of laws, rules, or regulations. The federal law known as the False Claims Act (FCA) also contains antiretaliation provisions prohibiting employers from discriminating against employees who make such claims.… Continue reading this entry