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Courier Was Employee, Not Independent Contractor: Cal. Comp. Cases March Advanced Postings (3/14/2013)
Posted on 14 Mar 2013 by California Compensation Cases Staff

Here’s the third batch of advanced postings for the March 2013 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. L e and Lexis Advance subscribers can link to the cases to read the complete headnotes and summaries. © Copyright 2013 LexisNexis. All rights... Read More

Misclassifying Employees Extends Beyond Making Employees Independent Contractors
Posted on 26 Nov 2012 by John Stahl

Experts Explain High Cost of Employment Fraud By John Stahl, Esq. Fraud in the form of purposefully misclassifying workers’ employment status is comparable to a nation of slowly dripping faucets. Individually, this malfeasance usually lacks... Read More

Franchisee as Independent Contractor or Employee?
Posted on 5 Nov 2012 by Calif. WCAB Noteworthy Panel Decisions Reporter

This noteworthy California WCAB panel decision will be added to the LexisNexis Services. Employment Relationships; Employees; Franchisees. California WCAB reversed WCJ’s finding that applicant was a janitorial franchisee/independent contractor... Read More

Missouri: Commission Pierces Corporate Veil for LLC Owners
Posted on 10 Aug 2012 by Martin Klug

Want to pierce the corporate veil? Go ahead, according to the Labor and Industrial Relations Commission in a 2-0 decision which found uninsured Missouri business owners operating out of their home personally liable for more than $72,000 for a claimant... Read More