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Understanding the New Rules of Independent Contractor Classification Law

From JDSupra, Brian Muse and Joshua Rogers provide an excellent analysis of the new independent contractor rule,…

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NC Appeals Court Says Injured Off-Duty Law Officers are Joint Employees

From the Insurance Journal, William Rabb discusses a recent case in North Carolina in which the North…

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Federal Court Dismisses Wrongful Death Action Against DoorDash for Death Caused by DoorDash Driver who was an Independent Contractor 

From JDSupra, Thomas Brown discusses a case in which DoorDash was not liable for the death of…

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Department of Labor recovers $1.6M in back wages, damages from North Carolina contractor for 188 workers misclassified as independent contractors 

The United States Department of Labor (DOL) announced that it recovered more than $1.6 million in back…

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US DOL recovers $330K for workers misclassified as independent contractors by general contractor in North Carolina

The United States Department of Labor announced that it had recovered $330,57 for workers misclassified as independent…

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North Carolina Contractor Laws Shield School Board from Special-Needs Transportation Liability

From School Transportation News, Amanda Pampuro discusses a case in North Carolina in which the school district…

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Court: Stokes County School Board not liable for disabled student’s sexual assault by van driver.

From the Winston-Salem Journal, Michael Hewlett discusses a case in which a school board was not liable…

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New North Carolina Law Provides Mechanism for Prosecuting Worker Misclassification

  From JDSupra, Patricia Heyen discusses the new North Carolina law that takes effect December 31, 2017.  Patrica writes:…

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North Carolina Confronts Misclassification: What Your Organization Needs to Know About the Employee Fair Classification Act

  From Lexology, Michael D. McKnight discusses the new North Carolina Employee Fair Classification Act and offers recommendations for…

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NC legislature approves law aimed at misclassification of labor 

  From the News Observer, Lynn Bonner reports on the progress of  bill in the North Carolina legislature…

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Employee misclassification targeted by bill in NC General Assembly 

  From the News & Observer, Colin Campbell reports on a bill in the North Carolina legislature…

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North Carolina is latest to join Fed’s misclassification fight

  Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) reports that North Carolina signed an agreement with the United States Department…