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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DOL Awards $10.2 Million to 19 States to Help Finance Their Crackdown on Independent Contractor Misclassification

  From the Independent Contractor Compliance and Misclassification Legal Blog  – “The news from Washington, D.C. yesterday is that…

Posted in Pennsylvania

Pa. Sen. Wants To Stiffen Independent Contractor Law

From Law360 — “A Pennsylvania state senator on Tuesday announced that he had introduced legislation that would…

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Immigrants are most susceptible to worker misclassification

From the Sacramento Bee — “A nationwide McClatchy investigation found that in Southern states such as North…

Posted in Freelancing

Freelancing: A Graduate’s Guide [INFOGRAPHIC]

via Freelancing: A Graduate’s Guide Related articles Freelancing after graduation? Here’s what to expect (thenextweb.com) 97% more college…

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The Fair Labor Standards Act–Rx for Classifying Independent Workers?

“The current “right to control” model for identifying a contractor has evolved from tort law and the…

Posted in Freelancing

Freelancing is feminist

From the Freelancers Union – Kate Hamill writes “Freelancing (and its sister path, entrepreneurship) allows women to…

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South Dakota Lawmakers may have to decide who qualifies for worker’s comp

From the Rapid City Journal — “The Legislature might be asked to clarify a worker’s compensation issue…

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In the sharing economy, are workers employees or independent contractors?

From The Boston Globe –“The worker of the future will be fast, flexible, and available the instant…

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Workers Comp Corner: Being mindful with contract help

From the Times Argus Online — “In order for a person in Vermont to be eligible for workers’ compensation…

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How a ruling against FedEx could hammer Uber, Lyft

From Upstart Business Journal — “”I view the decision in our case as one that should be…

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Sole Proprietors and Self-Employed Workers Show Strong Gains Statewide

  From NJ Spotlight —  “The recovery of New Jersey’s economy may continue to be slow, but one sector…

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Freelance workers a growing segment of California economy – LA Times

From LA Times — ” [W]orkers in California and elsewhere aren’t so sorry to give up the traditional 9-to-5 working…