2010 Labor and Employment Summer Webcast Series – Independent Contractors: The Landscape of Risk for Employers

Thursday, June 24, 2010
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time

Please join Morgan Lewis for "Independent Contractors: The Landscape of Risk for Employers" webcast.

Topics to be discussed will include:

  • How to structure your independent contractor relationship to avoid a finding of employee status under NLRA
  • Important facts the NLRB, DOL, IRS, etc. look at when making a finding of independent contractor vs. employee status
  • How to prevent worker classification issues from adversely impacting employer-sponsored benefit plans
  • What you should know about IRS and state-initiated audit initiatives relating to independent contractors
  • How to differentiate among the different categories—employees, temporary employees, independent contractors, and joint employees—and the consequences of misclassification
  • How to minimize risks in existing independent contractor and nonemployee relationships
  • How to structure and document nonemployee relationships to ensure compliance with the law


Thursday, June 24, 2010
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. EST

To register, please use the above registration link. For more information, contact Leslie Miller at 215.963.5123 or lemiller@morganlewis.com.

CLE Information:
CLE credit in PA, NY, VA, IL, and TX is currently pending approval.

CA MCLE Information:
This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of one (1.0) hour of General Education per webcast. Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, Provider No. 4730, certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.

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