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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Employee or Independent Contractor: Why It Matters

From HVACR Business — Christopher Boman and Boris Sorsher of Fisher Y Phillips, LLP discuss the importance of properly…

Posted in Misclassification

Uber, Lyft business models threatened by lawsuits

From Business Insider — Maya Kosoff writes about two lawsuits that may require Uber and Lyft to…

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Los Angeles, Long Beach port truckers win major legal victory

From Daily Breeze Trucking — Jordan England-Nelson writes about a Superior Court decision that found that port truck…

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New Intuit software crunches numbers for self-employed workers

From SFGate — Carolyn Said writes about a new offering from Intuit called  that was developed to…

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Self-Employed Workers Respond to Obama State of the Union Address: Ask for Income Tax Equity, Changes to Healthcare

From CPA Practice Advisor — Isaac M. O’Bannon, Managing Editor reports on the National Association for the…

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Texas House Panel finds that worker misclassification “compromises free markets” and promotes “lawlessness”

From Texas GOP Vote — this is a post that shares the findings the Texas House Business and Industry…

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Employee or Independent Contractor? In New Jersey, It’s as Easy as “ABC”

From Seyfarth Shaw‘s Wage & Hour Litigation Blog, Robert S. Whitman and Robert T. Szyba discuss the…

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Wondering what the Department of Labor will be doing this year? Here’s what the agency says

From Lexology — David L. Woodward of Poyner Spruill writes about what the the United States Department…

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Latest scoop from New Jersey on independent contractor misclassification may cause employers brain freeze

From Lexology — Todd Tebowitz of Baker & Hostetler writes about the five (5) different standards now…

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Avoiding Independent Contractor Misclassification in the IT Sector

From the DCR Workforce Blog, this post recognizes the challenges of classifying IT professionals as independent contractors.  While…

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The independent Contractor Hired by Your Hotel is Now Your Employee. How did that Happen?

From the DCR Workforce Blog — The DCR Workforce Blog identifies the hospitality industry as one of industries being…

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Protecting your business: A guide to liability, security, and responsibility for freelancers

From PC World — Luis Gomes recommends ports critical areas to protecting client data with strong encryption,…