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.
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Posted in Maryland Misclassification

Lowe’s takes a blow with seven figure settlement of independent contractor misclassification suit

  From Lexology — As the Lowe’s lawsuit demonstrates, drawing the line between independent contractors and employees is…

Posted in ACA Misclassification

The Tax Risks of Misclassifying Employees

From The National Law Review — Employers often prefer to hire independent contractors so that the employer can…

Posted in Freelancing

A Peek into Freelancing

From Policy Bee —

Posted in Alaska Tennessee

Tennessee Targets Workers’ Comp Fraud in Construction Industry

From the Insurance Journal — “The Tennessee Department of Labor has been expanding efforts to uncover employer…

Posted in Freelancing

Portrait of a Freelancer

From CreditDonkey — Thanks to Eko Prabowo for posting on Pinterest.  Related articles 5 important legal resources for…

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Posted in Maine

FedEx Ground Settles Drivers’ Independent Contractor Misclassification Case in Maine for $5.8 Million

From the Independent Contractor Compliance and Misclassification Legal Blog — 141 drivers classified as independent contractors by FedEx Ground…

Indiana
Posted in Indiana

Drop in number of self-employed Indiana residents raises concerns about missed opportunities

  From the Daily Journal — What those numbers mean for the self-employed is uncertain, but fewer people…

Posted in Misclassification

EMPLOYEE V. INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR – Advice for Small Business Owners

From Business and Employment Lawyer Lori Brown — The next tip for those who own, or want to own,…

Posted in Misclassification

Independent Contractors vs. Employees – Resource Magazine

From a 3 part series on independent contractors vs. employees in Resource Magazine —  The perils of misclassification are…

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Posted in Florida

Employee Vs Independent Contractor – Florida

From  Hiring An Electrician  — In general, an independent contractor is an individual who is in business for…

Oregon
Posted in Oregon

Oregon court reverses ALJ and finds maintenance workers to be independent contractors

From Wolters Kluwer Law & Business — Noting that Oregon law does not require a worker to be…

Posted in Massachusetts

Independent Contractor (Self-Employed or Employee?)

From The Everyday Law Blog —  What is an independent contractor? An independent contractor is an individual…