February 11, 2021

ASGN Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020
Health Carousel Acquires MEDPATH
Nearly 800,000 Apply for Unemployment Benefits in Early February
Online Labor Demand Rose in January
More Temporary Workers: Signs of an Improving Economy Emerge Despite Pullback in Hiring
Pharmacies Go on Hiring Sprees
Target Offering Paid Time Off for Covid-19 Vaccine
Ninth Circuit Holds Staffing Firm’s Per Diem Must Be Included in Overtime
FY 2022 H-1B Cap Initial Registration Period Opens on March 9
Employers Should Confirm That 2020 FFCRA Wages Were Properly Reported
Covid-19: State Policy Report, Feb. 9
Nevada Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Dickinson Wright Client, Applying the ‘Savings Clause’ in Enforcing Noncompetition Agreements
Logistics Hiring Contracted to Start the Year
How to Lose a Candidate in 10 (Business) Days

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The Latest From Your Colleagues on ASA Central

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This week, take a look at your colleagues’ discussions and some of the blogs they’ve posted on ASA Central:

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