March 5, 2018
Staying on top of your field means staying ahead of the biggest news stories. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web.
- The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) continues their determination of whether or not independent contractor misclassification violates the National Labor Relations Act.
- The Supreme Court agreed to hear the appeal of a case involving a large trucking carrier and a long-haul driver over whether labor disputes brought by independent contractors can be forced into arbitration.
- A Massachusetts state Appeals Court ruled that delivery drivers for the Patriot Ledger newspaper are employees and not independent contractors.
- These 10 countries are the best places in which be your own boss.
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