Category: New Jersey

Posted in ABC New Jersey

Kennedy v. Weichert Realtors: Employment Status of Real Estate Salespeople Under-Fire

From JDSupra, Zachary Kimmel discusses a recent case in which the New Jersey’s Appellate Court said that New…

Posted in New Jersey

NJDOL, Treasury Raid Worksite in First Joint-Enforcement Action to Combat Worker Misclassification

The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development announces the first joint enforcement action to fight…

Posted in New Jersey

Effective Immediately – New Jersey Employers Face Even Higher Penalties For Misclassifying Employees As Independent Contractors 

From JDSupra, Randi W. Kochman and Marissa Mastroianni discuss the higher penalties for misclassifying workers that were…

Posted in New Jersey

Tightening the Vise: N.J. Further Expands Power to Thwart Employee Misclassification

From JDSupra, Russell McEwan and Christie Pazdzierski discusses the expansion of  the powers of the New Jersey…

Posted in ABC New Jersey

NJ Continues Its Aggressive Crackdown on Independent Contractor Misclassification 

From JDSupra, Daniel Small, Glenn Smith, Robert Szyba, and Howard Wexler discuss the legislation recently enacted in…

Posted in New Jersey

New Jersey Enacts Higher Penalties for Employee Misclassification

From JDSupra, Patrick McGovern and Daniel Pierre discuss the new penalties for misclassifying workers adopted by New…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

Pre-dispute employment arbitration agreements are enforceable in New Jersey, according to a recent ruling 

From JDSupra, David Baron discusses a recent decision in which a court said that the provision in…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

District Of New Jersey Rules That New Jersey Ban On Employment Arbitration Agreements Is Preempted By The Federal Arbitration Act

From JDSupra, Adam Horowitz and Randi W. Kochman discuss a recent case in which New Jersey’s ban…

Posted in New Jersey

FedEx will pay $2.4M to settle drivers’ misclassification suit 

From HRDive, Lisa Burden reports on a settlement between Fedex and drivers who alleged they were misclassified…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

New Jersey Arbitration Agreements Need Not Designate a Specific Arbitrator or “Arbitral Forum” to be Enforceable

From JDSupra, Thomas Howley and Robert Szyba discuss a recent case in which the New Jersey Supreme…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

New Jersey Arbitration Agreements Need Not Designate a Specific Arbitrator or “Arbitral Forum” to be Enforceable 

From JDSupra, Thomas Howley and Robert Szyba discuss a New Jersey case in which the court upheld…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

New Jersey Finally Gets a Roadmap to Creating a Valid Arbitration Clause 

From JDSupra, Mark Saloman and Jeffrey Shooman provide helpful “do’s” and “don’t” following a New Jersey Supreme…