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How Freelancers Can Build a Passive Income Stream

Being a freelancer has its benefits, which include being able to work your own hours from any…

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Canada Needs to Crack Down on Driver Inc Wage Theft 

Truckers Report discusses the misclassification of truck drivers in Canada: Called “Driver Inc,” Canadian truckers are reportedly…

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Year in Review: Top 5 Employment Law Developments of 2021

From JDSupra, Esra Hudson discusses some of the top stories of 2021 including developments relating to independent…

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The Department of Labor and The National Labor Relations Board Announce Agreement Enhancing Cooperation Between the Agencies

From JDSupra, Joshua Fox, Steven Porzio, and Jordan Simon discuss the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed by…

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Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rejects Use of Independent Contractor Statute for Joint Employment Status Determination 

From JDSupra, Danielle Dillon and Tom Pagliarini discuss the recent decision by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court…

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Courts Unlikely to Accept a New NLRB Independent Contractor Test 

From JDSupra, Richard Reibstein reviews the history of the National Labor Relations Board’s approach to the classification of…

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National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Invites Briefs Regarding Independent Contractor Standard 

From the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB): Office of Public Affairs 202-273-1991 publicinfo@nlrb.gov www.nlrb.gov December 27, 2021…

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Year in Review: Major Worker Misclassification Litigations in 2021

From GreenLight, Alex Steeno reviews some of the top misclassification litigation in 2021. Alex writes: Court Approves…

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Tenth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Locum Tenens’ Discrimination Claims Because Physician Was Not A Hospital Employee

From JDSupra, Jessica Marsh discusses a recent case in which a doctor was not able to bring…

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Insurance Agents as Independent Contractors: Best Practices To Preserve This Status 

From JDSupra, Gregory Abrams and Graciela Quintana discuss how to preserve the status of insurance agents as…

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Supreme Court to Consider Arguments on Pulling Plug on OSHA COVID-19 ETS

From Jackson Lewis, Courtney M. Malveaux, Melanie L. Paul, Patricia Anderson Pryor, Catherine A. Cano, Katharine C. Weber, and…

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EU Proposes New Legislation to Protect “Digital Labor Platform” Workers from Status Misclassification

From JDSupra, Edward Carlier, Eric van Dam, and Ben Smith Over 28 million people in the EU…