Category: Misclassification

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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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More Exotic Dancers’ Misclassification Suits Dispute Clubs’ Business Model

  From Bloomberg BNA —  “[C]ourts evaluating exotic dancers’ misclassification cases typically examine the business relationship itself, rather than…

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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 BusinessTips.com — 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…

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Contingent Staffing: Can an independent contractor or a consultant manage company employees

From Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) — “Allowing independent contractors or consultants to manage company employees is…

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Reclassifying Employees: Risky Business 

From Nina B. Ries the Huffington Post — While factors vary from state to state, some overarching themes include:…

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Employee or Independent Contractor? Infographic from Randstad

From Randstad — For more, seee Employee or Independent Contractor? Related articles Randstad Sourceright Named #1 MSP Provider…