Tag: Standards

DOL proposal would help clarify difference between company drivers, owner-operators under Fair Labor Standards Act

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Labor has proposed a rule that would clarify the definition of “employee” under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) as it relates to independent contractors.

“The department’s proposal aims to bring clarity and consistency to the determination of who’s an independent contractor under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA),” said Eugene Scalia, U.S. Secretary of Labor. “Once finalized, it will make it easier to identify employees covered by the Act, while respecting the decision other workers make to pursue the freedom and entrepreneurialism associated with being an independent contractor.”

The DOL says the proposed rule:

  • Adopts an “economic reality” test to determine a worker’s status as an FLSA employee or an independent contractor. The test considers whether a worker is in business for himself/herself (independent contractor) or is economically dependent on a putative employer for work (employee).
  • Identifies and explains two “core factors”: The
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Global Liquid Toothpaste Market 2020 Regional Markets, Subcomponent Manufacturers, Business Standards and Forecast to 2025

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Sep 23, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) —
World Liquid Toothpaste Market Research Report 2025 encloses the past, current, and projection size of the market both in terms of value and volume. The report covers various domestic vendors in the whole market and their market share. Further, different trusted sources were roped in to gather numbers, subdivisions, revenue, and shares. The report provides an exhaustive calculation of the Liquid Toothpaste including industry chain structure, market drivers, opportunities, industry news analysis, industry policy analysis, market player profiles, and strategies. In the beginning, the report delivers sports market introduction, overview, market objectives, market definition, scope, and market size valuation.

The report categorizes the global Liquid Toothpaste breakdown data by manufacturers, region, type, and application, also analyzes the market status, market share, growth rate, future trends, market drivers, opportunities and

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Global Cloud Content Delivery Network (CDN) Market 2020 Regional Markets, Subcomponent Manufacturers, Business Standards and Forecast to 2025

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Sep 13, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) —
MarketsandResearch.biz has newly added a new research report titled Global Cloud Content Delivery Network (CDN) Market 2020 by Company, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 which is known to provide comprehensive and detailed information about the market for the projected period from 2020 to 2025. The report inspects the crucial data related to the market. The report focuses on different components of the market including market trends, regional outlook, competitive landscape, key players, business approaches. The report determines the global Cloud Content Delivery Network (CDN) market growth and market share for the estimated forecast period. The research report has made through several data exploratory techniques which include primary and secondary research.

The report’s objective is to show the development in key regions. The global Cloud Content Delivery Network (CDN)

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IGSA 2020 Report: “Conversations” YouTube Series, New Online Gaming & Regulatory Standards, GSA Japan Grows

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The International Gaming Standards Association (IGSA) is working alongside the Gaming Industry to adjust to our new normal. IGSA worked quickly early in the year to turn our 2020 strategy into one that would continue to support the industry during these challenging times.

For education, IGSA continues to produce the YouTube Webinar Series, “IGSA Conversations.” The program features nine educational webinars for a total of 24 videos. Members and non-members can enjoy the completed 13 videos and three live webinars on IGSA’s YouTube Channel. In addition, IGSA released a new product sheet, Covid-19 Operational Safety Enhancements, to protect regulators and reduce liability for operators. IGSA also released a new white paper, Secure Wireless connectivity for EGM and Systems, and authored a new Regulatory Handbook on IGSA Standards.

In technical work, IGSA is set to release two new

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