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US Department of Labor signs agreement to protect workers from misclassification with South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation 

    The United States Department of Labor (DOL) announced that it signed an agreement with South…

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Legislator Introduces Bill Creating Affidavit Declaring Independent Contractor Status

From WorkCompCentral (subscription required), Ben Miller reports that 9 legislators in South Dakota support legislation that would allow a…

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Independent contractor vs. employee: Were employment discrimination claims valid?

From — The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals found that a pathologist was an independent contractor…

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Eighth Circuit: Doctor Is Unable to Maintain Employment Claims Due to Determination of Independent Contractor Status

From JD Supra, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP write: “On appeal in the case, Alexander  v. Avera St….

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South Dakota Lawmakers may have to decide who qualifies for worker’s comp

  From the Rapid City Journal — “The Legislature might be asked to clarify a worker’s compensation…