Author: Nathan S. Gibson

With deep experience in the temporary staffing industry, Nathan helps companies manage risk, increase compliance, and navigate complex legal requirements. Nathan provides clients with expertise and creative solutions to enhance flexibility and maintain compliance with changing requirements.
Posted in ABC New Jersey

Worker Classification Continues to Be Hot-Button Issue

From JDSupra, Alessandra Moore and Julie Levinson discuss a recent case in which the New Jersey Supreme…

Posted in Arbitration Massachusetts

Massachusetts High Court Says Grubhub Delivery Drivers Must Arbitrate Claims 

From JDSupra, Joshua Nadreau discusses a decision by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) that says Grubhub…

Posted in Canada

British Columbia, Canada Court of Appeal Upholds Determination That Three Taxi Drivers Are Employees

From JDSupra, Rhonda Levy and George Vassos discuss a recent case in which three taxi drivers were…

Posted in Misclassification Texas

US Department of Labor recovers $178K in back wages for 27 workers of Houston employer who misclassified them as independent contractors 

The United States Department of Labor announced the recovery of $178k in wages for construction workers who…

Posted in Misclassification

White House Nominates Acting DOL Wage & Hour Administrator to Lead Division

From JDSupra, Justin Barnes and Jeffrey Brecher discuss the nomination of Jessica Looman, Acting Administrator of the…

Posted in New Jersey

New Jersey High Court Says Separate Corporate Structure Not Enough to Establish Independent Contractor Status 

From JDSupra, David Ostern, Christie Pazdzierski, and Rachel Seaton Brownell discuss a recent case in New Jersey…

Posted in ABC California

Trucker Protest Over California Independent Contractor Law Shuts Down Port of Oakland

From JDSupra, Linda Auerbach Allderdice, Kristine Orozco-Little, and Jameson Rice provide an outstanding summary of the history,…

Posted in National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)

FTC and NLRB Announce Interagency Cooperation in the “Gig Economy”

From JDSupra, Miguel Lopez and Andrew Spurchise discuss the recent cooperation agreement between the Federal Trade Commission…

Posted in National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)

New Collaboration Between Federal Agencies Spells Antitrust Trouble for Gig Economy – or Any Business with Independent Contractors

From JDSupra, Alba Aviles discusses the recently announced collaboration agreement between the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and…

Posted in National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)

Federal Trade Commission, National Labor Relations Board Forge New Partnership to Protect Workers from Anticompetitive, Unfair, and Deceptive Practices 

The Federal Trade Commission announced a collaboration agreement with the National Labor Relations Board to protect workers…

Posted in National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)

DOJ and NLRB Announce New Partnership to Enhance Enforcement in Labor Markets

From JDSupra, Sabrina Beldner, Benjamin Cook, Amy Manning, Christopher Michalik, Angelo Russo, Dana Rust, and Sarah Zielinski…

Posted in Misclassification

National Labor Relations Board and Department of Justice Announce New Partnership to Protect Workers 

The National Labor Relations Board announced a formal partnership with the United States Department of Justice to…