March 20, 2023

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Ebbs in March; Inflation Expectations Fall
CFOs Expect Better Economic Conditions a Year Ahead, but Plan for a Mild Recession: Deloitte CFO Signals Survey 1Q 2023
Pricey Child Care Is Keeping Many Parents Out of the Workforce
Dollar General Will Spend $100 Million to Boost Hours for Employees
Los Angeles County to Lift Covid-19 Emergency Proclamation and Orders
Michigan Amends Civil Rights Act to Include LGBTQ Protections
Delaware Is Moving Away From Broadly Enforcing Noncompetition Restrictions
Maryland Employers Could Face Difficulties Defending Harassment Claims Under New State Laws
To Click or Not to Click: NJ Appellate Division Reaffirms Enforceability of Electronic Arbitration Agreements
More Students Are Turning Away From College and Toward Apprenticeships
RSM U.S. Middle Market Business Index Improves, Reflects Resilient American Economy

Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Tomorrow—The End of Remote I-9 Verification

Don’t miss tomorrow’s ASA webinar “Post-Covid Form I-9 Compliance for Staffing Firms,” 2–3 p.m. Eastern time. Government guidance allowing businesses to conduct remote Form I-9 document inspections, due to Covid-19 precautions, is set to expire—immigration attorney Helen Konrad of McCandlish Holton PC will discuss how staffing firms should prepare.

All ASA webinars are free for ASA members, and most qualify for continuing education hours toward ASA certification renewal. To learn more and to register, visit

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Virtual Networking Opportunity This Week for Young Professionals

Are you looking for guidance on your top-of-mind challenges and a chance to hear potential solutions from staffing firm professionals like you? Connect with your industry peers during the Young Professionals Networking Call. It takes place Thursday, March 23, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time.

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