New Mexico

Guidance for New Mexico Employers: Misclassification of Independent Contractors

    From Lexology, Modrall Sperling provides a review of the federal and state standards for classifying workers in New Mexico.  Modrall writes: In January, 2016, the New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the US DOL, which allows both departments to, among other things, share information related to…

Study: Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City says ACA could lead to more self-employment

From the Memphis Business Journal — “One of the supposed benefits of the Affordable Care Act is that it makes health insurance accessible to everyone and affordable. The ability to buy subsidized insurance on the insurance exchanges could potentially free people to start their own businesses because they won’t have to rely on employer-sponsored coverage. But will…