Independent Contractor

There is a tripartite test for independent contractor under the New Jersey Unemployment Compensation statute (and many other States), the so-called “ABC” test.  Under this test, services performed by an
Continue Reading The Unemployment “ABC” Test for Independent Contractor Status: A Mount Everest for Unwary Employers

New Jersey Silhouette in Rubber Stamp StyleThe issue of who is and who is not an independent contractor has exploded on the legal scene in recent years. Many agencies are honing in on this topic and
Continue Reading Interagency Coordination Between NJDOL And USDOL: Like Petula Clark Sang, Is This A “Sign Of The Times?”

The Obama DOL had issued two so-called “white papers” one on independent contractor status (Administrator Interpretation No 2015-1).and the other on joint employer status (Administrator Interpretation No. 2016-1). These documents
Continue Reading Secretary of Labor Rescinds Two Administrator Interpretations: Does it Make A Difference?