The Weekly Independent: March 12, 2018

   |   MBO Partners   |   March 12, 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 Labor Department has updated their website, removing links that provided guidance on how to interpret employee-employee relationships, joint employment, and independent contractor misclassification, Bloomberg reports.
  • 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.
  • Six best practices for drafting an independent contractor agreement.
  • Here’s how blockchain could re-balance the freelancer-employer dynamic.

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