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Senate HELP Committee Examines Worker Misclassification
Posted on 18 Jun 2010 by

Columbus, OH (CompNewsNetwork) - Tens of thousands of employers misclassify their employees as independent contractors, and as a result, these workers are not eligible for benefits such as minimum wage and overtime, unemployment insurance, and workers'... Read More

Labor Agencies Back Legislation to Prevent Employee Misclassification
Posted on 18 Jun 2010 by

New York, NY (CompNewsNetwork) - Labor agency heads from New York and Iowa today joined forces in asking federal lawmakers to improve conditions for both workers and businesses by passing the Employee Misclassification Prevention Act, which was introduced... Read More

CA: At Home Call Center Workers File Class Action Claiming AT&T Misclassified Them as Independent Contractors
Posted on 20 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

A California law firm, Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik , has filed a class action lawsuit against AT&T in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, alleging that the wireless phone giant has violated the rights... Read More