Legal Compliance and Risk

Latin America Legal Update Q1 2018

April 18, 2018

  • In this report, we round up the legal developments affecting the workforce solutions ecosystem in Latin America in Q1 2018:
  •  Chile: New Requirement to Employ Disabled Persons;
  • Mexico: Proposals to Lift Restrictions on Outsourcing;
  • Peru: Gender Pay Prohibition in Force.
  • ... More

North America Legal Update Q1 2018

April 18, 2018

  • In this report, we round up the legal developments affecting the workforce solutions ecosystem in North America in Q1 2018:
  • Canada: Agency Workers Get Equal Pay for Equal Work: Bill 148; Discrimination Claims May be Brought Against Third Party Employee;
  • United States: Are Staffing... More

Implementing GDPR: A Guide

March 20, 2018

  • This Guide provides staffing firms, hirers and workforce solutions providers with an overview of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
  • It provides a checklist for organisations to achieve compliance with the GDPR.

Most Attractive Staffing Markets Globally 2018

February 22, 2018

  • This report provides comparative insights over 60 different staffing markets assessed across six Continents.
  • Our analysis provides a basic structure for understanding different strengths and weaknesses and a template for comparing a wide range of very different markets.
  • Staffing markets have... More

Legal Calendar 2018: Americas

January 15, 2018

  • This report highlights the legal changes and developments expected to impact the workforce environment in 2018 in Canada, the US and Latin America:
    • Major changes to Canada’s Labour Code, as well as new employee rights to leave in Ontario and Alberta, are expected in 2018.
    • The US Department... More

North America Legal Update Q4 2017

December 29, 2017

  • In this report, we round up the legal developments affecting the workforce solutions ecosystem in North America in Q4 2017:
  • Canada: Ontario Bill 148 Introduces Contingent Worker Requirements; Changes to Employment Insurance Benefits. 
  • United States: IRS Outlines Employer Shared... More

Latin America Legal Update Q4 2017

December 21, 2017

  • In this report, we round up the legal developments affecting the workforce solutions ecosystem in Latin America in Q4 2017:
  • Argentina: Draft Labor Reform Bill Announced
  • Brazil: Provisional Measure Provides Clarification of Labor Reform Law; Legal Uncertainty for the Retrospective Application... More

Lessons for CW Managers

December 14, 2017

  • 1 hour complimentary webinar on Lessons for CW Managers
  • A review of the most newsworthy items from 2017
  • Insights and ideas to make 2018 a success
  • SIA CW Team presenters

Workforce Solutions Buyers Survey 2017: Strategies to mitigate contingent workforce legal risk

November 22, 2017

  • Report measures usage of strategies to mitigate contingent workforce legal risk
  • Most used strategies: carrying out due diligence in selecting suppliers; limiting assignment lengths; and auditing suppliers’ level of compliance
  • Report also includes comments from buyer companies

Global Laws on Co-employment, Deemed Employment and Joint Liability in Staffing Relationships

November 13, 2017

  • This report looks at the differences between joint employment, joint liability and deemed employment and highlights some of the countries where these risks arise in relation to the use of contingent agency labor.