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Is Independent Contractor Misclassification a Violation of the National Labor Relations Act? 

From JDSupra, Janet Barsky and Richard Reibstein discuss whether misclassifying a worker as an independent contractor constitutes…

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NLRB Issues Unfair Labor Practice Complaint Alleging Misclassification of Independent Contractors Is a Stand-Alone Unfair Labor Practice

From JDSupra, Richard Reibstein discusses a complaint issued by a regional office of the Natiaonl Labor Relatios Board…

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Biden’s National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Targeting Employee Misclassification as Independent Unfair Labor Practice (ULP)

From JDSupra, Jon Anderson and Adam Doerr predict that the National Labor Relations Board will adopt the…

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Why these Atlanta hair and makeup workers want to unionize

From NPR, Andrew Limbong reports on hair and makeup workers who want to form a union but…

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SHRM Urges NLRB to Preserve Current Independent-Contractor Standard

From SHRM,  Allen Smith, J.D.  reports that that the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) supports the…

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Trump-Era Independent Contractor Test Better for Employees, Study Finds

From JDSupra, Corey Clay, Rick Hepp, and Adam Primm discuss  a recent analysis that concluded that the…

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NLRB Likely to Bring Back Micro-Units, a More Narrow Definition of Independent Contractor and a Broader Definition of Joint Employer

From Lexology, James R. Redeker and Elizabeth Mincer discuss postions that the National Labor Relations Board is expected to…

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The NLRB Telegraphs the First of Many Knockouts of Trump Board Decisions

From Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Jennifer L.Mora and Paul H.Galligan discusses some changes that are expected from the National Labor…

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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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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…