These excerpts taken from the SFN 10-K filed Mar 5, 2009.
SUBSIDIARIES OF SPHERION CORPORATION
Following is a list of the direct and indirect subsidiaries of Spherion Corporation, a Delaware corporation. Certain inactive subsidiaries have been excluded from the list below as such subsidiaries, when considered in the aggregate as one subsidiary, would not constitute a significant subsidiary. All active subsidiaries do business under their corporate name listed below, or close derivatives thereof, except where indicated otherwise: