Category: 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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

NJ Supreme Court Clears Hurdles for Employee Arbitration Agreements 

From JDSupra, Thomas Linthorst, Jason Ranjo, Richard Rosenblatt and Samuel Shaulson discuss a recent New Jersey Supreme…

Posted in ABC New Jersey

New Jersey District Court Certifies Class of Truck Drivers in Misclassification Claim 

From JDSupra, Lynn Fiorentino, Nicholas Nesgos and Lauren Schaefer discuss a recent case in New Jersey in…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

New Jersey Supreme Court Requires Delivery Drivers to Arbitrate Regardless of FAA Transportation Workers Exemption 

From JDSupra, John Lewis discusses a recent case in New Jersey in which the court said that…

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New Jersey DOL Poster Basically Invites Workers To Claim They Are Not Independent Contractors 

From JDSupra, Fox Rothschild LLP discusses the poster that New Jersey employers must post that informs the…