Arizona Firms Face Probe Into Labor Practices Use of Subcontractors to Draw Federal Scrutiny

By Jahna Berry, Arizona Republic Federal officials plan to crack down on Arizona businesses that illegally use subcontractors and who pay workers with cash, a Department of Labor official told an industry group on Tuesday. In Arizona’s recession-ravaged construction industry, the practice has become rampant, business owners say, because desperate firms are willing to skirt […]

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“The Evolution of Prompt Pay As Public Policy & What It Means to Your Business Today”

facilitated by Richard Usher, Hill & Usher Insurance and Surety Join ASA of Arizona for this informational workshop and review of public policy payment changes influenced by ASA over the past 25 years. Gain Insight – Learn Tips – Bring Your Ideas Who should attend? Business Owners, Controllers, Accounts Receivable, Contract Administrators and others in […]

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Medical Marijuana Workshop

  American Subcontractors Association of Arizona Medical Marijuana What’s an Employer to do?   View Flyer Register Online   Please join our speaker, Barbara L. McCloud, a partner with Snell & Wilmer, L.L.P. who will discuss Medical Marijuana issues and their potential impact on the employer/employee relationship.    DATE: March 16, 2011 (WED)    TIME: […]

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Subcontractors applaud new AZ law

The American Subcontractors Association Inc. released a report Wednesday lauding Arizona’s recent enactment of laws that strengthen subcontractors’ financial position. Arizona, Oklahoma and Nebraska were cited as having new laws on the books that strengthen prompt payment and restrict retainage. Retainage is withholding a portion of progress payments due subcontractors, and withholding them without cause. […]

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