DOL releases final worker status rule

  • January 18, 2024

The Department of Labor issued its long-awaited final worker status rule. The final rule adopts the proposed rule with few changes. The new rule becomes effective March...

Tips for hiring independent contractors

  • August 10, 2022

The use of freelancers or independent contractors has become increasingly popular over the past decade. Companies such as Uber and InstaCart are built on this type of...

Do I have to file a 1099?

  • December 02, 2020

Use simple criteria to determine if you have to file a 1099 for freelancers and independent contractors you worked with, while avoiding common mistakes.

Does USERRA apply to contract workers?

  • November 23, 2015

The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act prevents employers from discharging returning service members for anything except “cause” for...