User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


68° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Lawsuit Over Contract With Staffing Firm Thrown Out

October 31, 2012, 3:29 PM by Angela Kennecke

A lawsuit filed by three South Dakota staffing companies over a $5 million state contract awarded to the national employee recruiting firm, Manpower has been thrown out. 

Judge Mark Barnett ruled that the plaintiffs did not have enough of a case.

Careers Unlimited Staffing, Employment Edge of Sioux Falls and Reagan Enterprises of Watertown and Aberdeen objected to the multimillion dollar contract for Manpower to recruit 1,000 out-of-state workers to South Dakota. 

The local firms argued that the governor's office over stepped its authority by entering into a contract that gives one company an exclusive deal or a monopoly in a private industry. 

They also claimed that the state broke competitive bidding laws.

The companies can appeal to the South Dakota Supreme Court.

We have attached the court documents below.

Lawsuit.pdf

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments







 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

Walmart Grand Opening In Northern Sioux Falls

8/13/2014 6:03 PM

Northwestern Sioux Falls and the surrounding communities have a new shopping option

Full Story | Watch
New Manufacturing Plant For Sioux Falls

8/13/2014 11:45 AM

A Sioux Falls company that manufactures commercial grain equipment will build a new 120,000 square foot factory in Jansmick Industrial Park in Sioux F...

Full Story
Sioux Falls To Get Burlington Coat Factory

8/14/2014 1:45 PM

It's a deal that's been in the works for more than a year.  Now Lloyd Companies has submitted plans for a new Burlington Coat Factory sto...

Full Story
Toy Store to Open Second Location At Dawley Farm Village

8/14/2014 3:50 PM

A Sioux Falls toy store is opening a second location at Dawley Farm Village.

Full Story
SF Food Scene Gets Some National Attention

8/15/2014 8:14 PM

Sioux Falls' local flavor is getting national attention.

Full Story


Events