Posted in Misclassification

US Department of Labor recovers $260K for 61 caregivers misclassified by Florida nursing staff agency

The United States Department of Labor (DOL) announced a consent judgement with a Florida nurse staffing service…

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Biden’s Labor Secretary Nominee Faces Scrutiny, Reveals Position on Independent Contractor and Joint Employer Policies 

From JDSupra, Justin Barnes and Jeffrey Brecher discusses the statements of the nonimee for the United States…

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The high stakes of healthcare worker misclassification

From McKights Long-Term Care News, Tom Daschle discusses the increase in the misclassification of nurses with the…

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The Show Must Go On: Entertainer-Employee Classification Takes Center Stage for Venues

From JDSupra, Andrew Adams and Anthony Panebianco discuss factors that businesses who engage entertainers and performers should…

Posted in Washington DC

Washington DC AG Secures $835,000 from Construction Company that Misclassifed Workers 

The Attorney General for the District of Columbia announced that a construction company that misclassified workers as…

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LLC Independent Contractor: What Should You Know?

From BizReport, Kellan Jansen provides an excellent overview of the advantages and disadvantages of forming a limited…

Posted in Arbitration

District Court upholds arbitration in website terms of use

From JDSupra, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP discusses a case in which the arbitration clause was part…

Posted in California

Hearst settles independent contractor rights class action for nearly $1 million

From Courthouse News Service, Natalie Hanson reports that Hearst settled misclassication claims by newspaper delivery contractors. Natalie…

Posted in New Jersey Pennsylvania

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, Pennsylvania Governor Josh Shapiro Announce Partnership to Strengthen Labor Law Enforcement, Protect Workers’ Rights

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and Pennsylvania Governor Josh Shapiro announed announce their intention to form an…

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Misclassification Concerns in Staffing Relationships

From JDSupra, Angelo Spinola discusses the risks companies may face if they work with staffing agencies who…

Posted in ABC California

The Status of Independent Contractors in California in 2023 

From JDSupra, James Carter discusses the state of independent contractors in California which seems to be constantly…

Posted in Misclassification Workers Compensation

Understanding Workers’ Compensation Insurance For Independent Contractors

From ValueWalk, Adam Fields discusses many of the issues facing independent contractors when it comes to workers…