Category: ABC

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Posted in ABC California

Ninth Circuit Rejects Another AB 5 Challenge

From JDSupra, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP discusses a recent case in which the court said that…

Posted in ABC California

Ninth Circuit Holds California’s ABC Test for Classifying Independent Contractors Does Not Violate First Amendment

From JDSupra, Eric Gitig and Obiora Ikedi Onyemaobim discuss a recent case in which the court rejected…

Posted in ABC California

Exemption from AB5 for Commercial Fishers Extended

From JDSupra, Amy Beverlin, Matthew Kane, and Sylvia Kim report on new laws in California including one…

Posted in ABC California

Janitorial Workers Were Employees, Not Independent Contractors

From JDSupra, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP discuss a recent case in which the court said that…

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Posted in ABC New Jersey

NJ Supreme Court Addresses Worker Classification and Independent Contractor Status Under ABC Test

From JDSupra, Irene Hseih discusses a recent case before the New Jersey Supreme Court in which the…

Posted in ABC Massachusetts

Massachusetts Appeals Court Says Home Inspectors Were Independent Contractors — Not Employees

From JDSupra, Anthony Califano and Alexandra Hassell discuss a recent case in which the Massachusetts Appeals Court…

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…

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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 ABC California

This Week at The Ninth: Class Certification and Misclassification

From JDSupra, James Sigel discusses a recent case in which the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals said…

Posted in ABC California

U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Challenge to California’s Independent Contractor Law

From JDSupra, David Cheng reports on the United States Supreme Court’s decision to not review a lower…

Posted in ABC California

Time to Adapt: U.S. Supreme Court Declines Review of California Assembly Bill No 5

From JDSupra, Marc Blubaugh discusses the United States Supreme Court’s decision to decline to review whether California’s independent…

Posted in ABC New Jersey

Just Trucking Along: New Jersey Federal Court Rules Truck Drivers Were Misclassified as Independent Contractors

From JDSupra, Emily Bordens and MaryJane Dobbs discuss a recent decision that said that drivers were misclassified…