Exotic Dancers are Employees (not Independent Contractors)

From Mondaq Employment and HR — ” The Plaintiffs were exotic dancers who filed a collective action against The Penthouse Club in Philadelphia alleging they were employees benefitted under the FLSA. As discussed in previous blogs, the court assesses the “totality of the circumstances” under the economic realities test to determine whether a worker is an independent…

Reclassifying Employees: Risky Business 

From Nina B. Ries the Huffington Post — “While factors vary from state to state, some overarching themes include: The line of work (more specifically, whether the independent contractor’s business is the same as the company’s, or whether it is a special service that is being farmed out; accounting, legal and public relations are common examples) Special…

The New Independent Workforce

From Mavenlink — Posted on Pinterest by Eko Prabowo See at The New Independent Workforce | Visual.ly. Related articles How Temporary Work Will Reshape Career Paths and Our Economy (psychologytoday.com) The new independent workforce (marshallstanton.com) 3 Critical Questions to Ask Yourself Before Becoming Your Own Boss (blogs.constantcontact.com) Related posts: Is The Future Of Work All About Freelance And…

Employee or Independent Contractor? The Difference Matters

From the Rocky Mountain Disability Law Group — “For purposes of Colorado workers’ compensation law, a nine-factor test set forth in Colo. Rev. Stat. § 8-40-202(2)(b)(II) is applied.  The statute provides that for an employer to prove that a worker is truly an independent contractor, they must show that the person for whom work is…

Employee or Independent Contractor? Infographic from Randstad

From Randstad —   For more, seee Employee or Independent Contractor? Related articles Randstad Sourceright Named #1 MSP Provider on HRO Today’s Annual Baker’s Dozen List (sys-con.com) Randstad Sourceright Launches Global Content Portal to Share Workforce Strategy Insights (prnewswire.com) Related posts: Randstad US Launches Talent Solutions Group – Integrated Model Transforms Customer Experience for Talent Solutions…