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A Game-Changer for the Building and Construction Business: The New York Construction Industry Fair Play Act

New York has a new law seeking to curtail in the building and construction industry the practice of misclassifying employees as independent contractors (ICs).  On August 27, 2010, Governor Paterson signed into law the New York Construction Industry Fair Play … Continue reading

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Governor Cuomo Signs Bill Extending Effective Date of New Independent Contractor Law in New York for Transportation and Delivery Industries

After months of uncertainty in the second half of 2013 and the first three months of 2014, the law of independent contractor misclassification in New York State will change in the transportation and delivery of commercial goods industry on April 10, 2014.  … Continue reading

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Governor Cuomo Extends Effective Date of New York Commercial Goods Transportation Industry Fair Play Act and Signs “Technical Amendments”

The law of independent contractor misclassification in New York State is about to change for many companies in the business of transportation or delivery of commercial goods – but no one quite knows if it will be tomorrow or in … Continue reading

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New York Governor Signs New Law Cracking Down on Independent Contractor Misclassification in the Transportation and Delivery Industries

On January 10, 2014, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law the New York Commercial Goods Transportation Industry Fair Play Act  (S5867-2013; A5237b).  The new law targets transportation and delivery companies in New York that classify as independent contractors certain drivers that deliver commercial goods … Continue reading

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Major Change in Law of Independent Contractors: The New York Commercial Goods Transportation Fair Play Act

Reprinted with permission from the November 27, 2013 edition of the New York Law Journal ©2013 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. Further duplication without permission is prohibited. For information, contact ALMReprints.com, 877.257.3382 or reprints@alm.com. A new bill that … Continue reading

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