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 Oklahoma

Roofer who worked as part of a team and was told where to go and what to do was an employee

From  WestlawNext (subscription required) — The Supreme Court of Oklahoma addressed the issues of employee or independent contractor in…

Posted in Freelancing

The Independent Contractor: Who We Are  

From It’s My Business — The independent contractor fills key positions in a number of important industries. We make…

Posted in Freelancing

The Self-Employed Mindset

From Kenji Crosland’s Blog — all that you need to become self employed is to adopt the self-employed mindset….

Posted in California

Cal. Supreme Court Clarifies Standards for Class Certification of Independent Contract Class Actions

From Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP — The California Supreme Court said that the standard for certifying a…

Posted in Misclassification

Realtors — Independent Contractor Status Frequently Asked Questions

From — “Worker classification laws at the federal and state levels as well as state real estate license…

Posted in Misclassification

How to Prevent Independent Contractor Misclassification

From Employers Resource — Ask Yourself Some Honest Questions to Prevent Independent Contractor Misclassification However, the IRS does provide…

Posted in Misclassification

Brokers and agents, beware! Misclassifying employees as independent contractors has potential to bankrupt your business

From Inman News – Protect yourself and your business Here is a partial list of areas where you may…

Posted in Misclassification

Employee or Independent Contractor – That is the Question

From Ask Tim — Whose insurance company covers a loss depends on whether the worker was an employee or…

Posted in Intellectual Property

The Independent Contractor: Who We Are  

From It’s My Business [website no longer exists]  — Who are independent contractors?  It’s My Business tells us:…

Posted in Ohio

Senator Sherrod Brown – Helping Ohio workers receive the benefits they deserve

From the — To cut costs, some employers cheat the system by misclassifying their employees as independent contractors….

Posted in Tennessee

Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Expands Efforts to Uncover Employer Fraud

From  Clarksville, TN Online — The Workers’ Compensation Division of the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development has…

Posted in Ohio

Stricter definition of ‘employee’ sought in Ohio

From The Akron Legal News — State Reps. Debbie Phillips and Denise Driehaus are stumping for the passage of…