Category: New Jersey

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Posted in ABC New Jersey

New Jersey’s Appellate Division Finds Part C of the “ABC” Independent Contractor Test Does Not Require an Independent Business

  From The National Law Review, Patrick G. Brady and James J. Sawczyn discuss a recent New Jersey…

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Posted in ABC New Jersey

Independent Contractor Status And The ABC Test

  From JDSupra, Mark Tabakman discusses a recent New Jersey case in which pyrotechnicians were determined to be independent…

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Posted in New Jersey

New District of New Jersey Case Shows Importance of Requiring Drivers to Form Corporate Entities in Misclassification Cases 

  From JDSupra, Harris Freier discusses a recent District of New Jersey case in which the fact that the…

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Posted in Misclassification New Jersey

Lowe’s settles worker misclassification charges

  From Business Insurance, Judy Greenwald reports that Lowes agreed to a settlement of claims that workers…

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Posted in Freelancing New Jersey

New Jersey Assembly Labor Committee Advances Bill Concerning Payment of Freelance Workers 

  From JDSupra, Krystina Barbieri, and Michael Riccobono discuss proposed legislation in New Jersey that would require written contracts with…

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Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

Uber Scores Victory Compelling Arbitration in Wage & Hour Misclassification Suit 

  From JDSupra, Kevin Miller discusses a New Jersey case that said that Uber drivers had to arbitrate…

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Posted in New Jersey

Trucking Industry, Unions Clash Over Driver Classification in New Jersey

    From The Wall Street Journal, Robbie Whelan reports that a bill in the New Jersey legislature…

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Posted in New Jersey

Independent contractor or employee? Do you know who your employees are?

    From HR.BLR.com, Howard Fetner discusses a case in which Williams-Sonoma hired MXD Group to deliver…

Posted in New Jersey

2015 Year in Review—the Top 10 Trends in New Jersey Employment Law

From JDSupra, Joseph C. O’Keefe, Esther Pak, Catherine Pontoriero share their view on employment trends in 2015 in New Jersey.  With…

Posted in ABC New Jersey

Employee or Independent Contractor? In New Jersey, It’s as Easy as “ABC”

From Seyfarth Shaw‘s Wage & Hour Litigation Blog, Robert S. Whitman and Robert T. Szyba discuss the…

Posted in New Jersey

Latest scoop from New Jersey on independent contractor misclassification may cause employers brain freeze

From Lexology — Todd Tebowitz of Baker & Hostetler writes about the five (5) different standards now…

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Posted in ABC New Jersey

The ABC Test Determines Independent Contractor Status Under the New Jersey Wage Payment and Wage Hour Laws | Wage and Hour Defense Blog

From the Wage & Hour Defense Blog — Michael D. Thompson describes the background leading to the…