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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…

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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…

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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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Earthquake in the Independent Contractor Misclassification Field: Changed Landscape Following Serious Legal Blow to FedEx Ground by Federal Appellate Court

From the Independent Contractor Compliance and Misclassification Legal Blog  — FedEx Ground has been at the epicenter…

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FedEx Misclassified Drivers As Independent Contractors, Rules Ninth Circuit

From Forbes –  “FedEx is everywhere. But a key component of how it does business has been…

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It depends: the top 3 inherently gray areas of employment law – Lexology

From Lexology — William A. Nolan identified three gray areas of employment law including: Is a worker an independent contractor…

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Employee Misclassification Crackdown Continues to Impact the Event Marketing Industry

From PRWeb — “As the majority of the event marketing industry continues to walk a legal tightrope…

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Independent Contracting: Policy and Management Analysis

From Steven Cohen and William B. Eimicke, Professors of Professional Practice in International and Public Affairs at Columbia…

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How to Reduce Risk of Citation for Independent Contractor MSHA Violations

From Harrison, Temblador, Hungerford & Johnson LLP — Bradley Johnson provides guidance on how to avoid cititations from the…

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Are you a ‘1099er?’ Tips for the contracted employee

  From WUSA*9 — Dr. Robert Brown, the author of Economic Stress: Harsh Truths and Keys to…

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Top 9 Misconceptions of Independent Contractor Engagement

From — Some of the misconceptions are “Some companies take a hard line on qualifying independent contractors. If…

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Independent Contractor or Employee?

From Shaw & Associates — The following three categories of facts that provide evidence of the degree of control…