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Louisiana House committee approves misclassification measures 

From KTBS 3 ABC, David Jacobs reports that a Louisiana House committee supported a bill to clarify…

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Louisiana officials want to crack down on employers who misclassify their workers 

From The Center Square, David Jacobs discusses the effect of misclassification on the unemployment fund and how…

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Louisiana Appeals Court Finds Company not Liable After Independent Contractor was Involved in Motor Vehicle Accident 

From the Louisiana Personal Injury Lawyer Blog, the Bernard Law Firm discusses a case in which a…

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Louisiana Workforce Commission Puts Employers on Notice – Don’t Misclassify Workers

    WorkersCompensation.com reports that  Louisiana Workforce Commission has conducted unannounced site inspections in an attempt to combat…

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Dept of Revenue Cracking Down Employee Misclassifications

  From The National Law Review, Andre Burvant reports an initiative in Louisiana to crackdown on the misclassification…

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Louisiana Court Conditionally Certifies Class of Construction Workers

  From JDSupra, Richard Reibstein reports in the January 2018 Independent Contractor Misclassification and Compliance News Update that a federal…

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Louisiana Will Continue Focus on Misclassification as Independent Contractors

  From HR Daily Advisor, David Theard and Jones Walker report that Louisiana will continue to focus…

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Louisiana Court Rejects Landman’s Whistleblower Claim Based on Finding That He Was Independent Contractor

  From The National Law Review, Greg Guidry discusses a recent case in which an independent contractor…

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Louisiana finds record number of workers ID’d as contractors 

  From The Advocate, Ted Griggs reports that Louisiana found a record number of workers classified as…

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Louisiana legislature ensures franchisees are the sole employers of their workers

From Lexology, Katherine E. Pizzini reports a new stature in Louisiana that provides that owners of a franchise…

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Contractor sues for alleged on the job injury

The Louisiana Record reports a case in which a painter is suing a real estate company for…