- Engineer Workforce
Potential New Rules from the Department of Labor (DOL) May Address Independent Contractor Status
The Department of Labor (DOL) is reexamining the distinction between employees and independent contractors.
- IEEE-USA Leaders
IEEE-USA President’s Column: AB 5 and IEEE Consultants
California's AB 5 is an attempt to update employment law to give gig employees some of the legal protections enjoyed by regular employees.
California Bill Threatens Consultants
On 16 September, the California Legislature passed AB 5, a bill that could make it very difficult for many IT consultants to continue working in California.