Posted in New York

Employee or Independent Contractor Affects Insurance Coverage for NY Plumber

From Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of New York, Timothy Dodge reports a case where a plumber…

Posted in California Misclassification

Why many truckers choose independence

From the Press-Telegram — Within three short years, I went from working for others to owning and…

Posted in Misclassification

Understand all of the tests related to independent contractor compliance

  From ICon Professional Services’ Blog — Many businesses rely on independent contractors for specific tasks. The main…

Posted in Misclassification

Rehired Employee v. Independent Contractor

From Bloomberg BNA — “Rehired Employee v. Independent Contractor Thus far, this article has assumed that an…

Posted in New Hampshire

State’s crackdown on worker misclassification not all it’s cracked up to be

From New Hampshire Business Review — There is no question that the problem of misclassification is widespread in…

Posted in Freelancing

Five Summer Must-Haves for Freelancers and Entrepreneurs

From Forbes — Summer presents productivity challenges for everyone, but it can be especially distracting for freelancers…

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Posted in Utah

Exotic Dancers – Misclassified as Independant Contractors and Not Paid Overtime Pay

From Utah Employment Lawyer — Last week, six exotic dancers filed a collective action (class action) case against…

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Posted in Colorado

Totality of circumstances, not single or multi-factor test, determines employee or independent contractor status, says Colorado Supreme Court

From Wolters Kluwer — In two recent decisions, the Colorado Supreme Court rejected single and multi-factor tests…

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

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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…