Exotic dancer wins lawsuit against Nebraska club 

silhouette of exotic dancers

  The Sun Herald published an article from the Associated Press reporting that another exotic dancer was misclassified as an independent contractor.  The article states: But the judge [Judge Susan Strong] ruled that that argument is flawed because the tips she received were paid by the customers, while Shakers paid her nothing. “To the contrary,…

US Department of Labor signs agreement with Nebraska Department of Labor to protect workers from misclassification

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  The United States Department of Labor announced that it had signed an agreement with the Nebraska Department of Labor to share information and conduct coordinated investigations into allegations of misclassification of workers as independent contractors instead of employees.  The announcement stated: The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division and the Nebraska Department of Labor…