Independent Contractors: Overcoming the Legal Perils and Challenges

July 24, 2013

Given the prevalent use of independent contractors in business today, it is imperative that companies fully understand the significant risks of misclassifying an employee as an independent contractor—and how to avoid misclassification in the first place.

This webinar will cover:

  • Tests used by government agencies and courts to determine independent contractor status
  • Laws and obligations that may be implicated as a result of misclassification
  • Potential liability an employer may face for misclassification
  • Trends in private and government litigation
  • Current and anticipated government initiatives, laws and programs targeting misclassification
  • Steps to take to protect against misclassification

Wednesday, July 24, 2013