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Washington DC Attorney General Sues Gig Economy Company “Shipt” for Misclassifying Workers

The Attorney General for the District of Columbia announched a lawsuit against Shipt alleging that Shipt misclassified…

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Washington, D.C. to Expand Antidiscrimination Protections to Include Independent Contractors and Homeless Individuals

From JDSupra, Guy Brenner, Laura Fant, and Theresa Madonna discuss Washington D.C.s’s expansion of workplace ordinances to…

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Ride-Sharing Industry Prevails, While Trucking Industry has More Legal Work to do: 

From JDSupra, Richard Reibstein discusses two cases this month — in one of them, Lyft drivers were required…

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AG Racine Announces National Electrical Contractor Will Pay $2.75 Million to Workers and the District to Resolve Wage Theft Lawsuit

Via Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), the Washington DC Attorney General announced a settlement of claims that electrical…

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The Drive Towards “Fighting” Misclassification Heats Up In DC

  From Wage & Hour – Developments & Hightlights, Mark Tabakman writes about the Obama Administration’s focus on…