Posted in Maryland Misclassification

Lowe’s takes a blow with seven figure settlement of independent contractor misclassification suit

  From Lexology — As the Lowe’s lawsuit demonstrates, drawing the line between independent contractors and employees is…

Posted in ACA Misclassification

The Tax Risks of Misclassifying Employees

From The National Law Review — Employers often prefer to hire independent contractors so that the employer can…

Posted in Freelancing

A Peek into Freelancing

From Policy Bee —

Posted in Alaska Tennessee

Tennessee Targets Workers’ Comp Fraud in Construction Industry

From the Insurance Journal — “The Tennessee Department of Labor has been expanding efforts to uncover employer…

Posted in Freelancing

Portrait of a Freelancer

From CreditDonkey — Thanks to Eko Prabowo for posting on Pinterest.  Related articles 5 important legal resources for…

Posted in Maine

FedEx Ground Settles Drivers’ Independent Contractor Misclassification Case in Maine for $5.8 Million

From the Independent Contractor Compliance and Misclassification Legal Blog — 141 drivers classified as independent contractors by FedEx Ground…

Posted in Indiana

Drop in number of self-employed Indiana residents raises concerns about missed opportunities

  From the Daily Journal — What those numbers mean for the self-employed is uncertain, but fewer people…

Posted in Misclassification

EMPLOYEE V. INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR – Advice for Small Business Owners

From Business and Employment Lawyer Lori Brown — The next tip for those who own, or want to own,…

Posted in Misclassification

Independent Contractors vs. Employees – Resource Magazine

From a 3 part series on independent contractors vs. employees in Resource Magazine —  The perils of misclassification are…

Posted in Florida

Employee Vs Independent Contractor – Florida

From  Hiring An Electrician  — In general, an independent contractor is an individual who is in business for…

Posted in Oregon

Oregon court reverses ALJ and finds maintenance workers to be independent contractors

From Wolters Kluwer Law & Business — Noting that Oregon law does not require a worker to be…

Posted in Massachusetts

Independent Contractor (Self-Employed or Employee?)

From The Everyday Law Blog —  What is an independent contractor? An independent contractor is an individual…