Searching Content indexed under Contract of Employment by Holland & Knight ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
1 2  
New California Law Codifies – And Expands – Strict ABC Test For Independent Contractor Status
There are numerous exemptions from the "ABC" test, and each exemption has its own set of complex requirements.
United States
1 Oct 2019
Prepare To Implement Paid Family And Medical Leave Under New Massachusetts Law
Massachusetts employers should be making their final preparations for the Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave program in advance of the Oct. 1, 2019, effective date for payroll deductions.
United States
23 Sep 2019
Multistate Claims For Product Labeling Fraud Require Specification Of Other States' Laws
In Augustine v. Talking Rain Beverage Co., Inc., No. 18-cv-2576-CAB-BGS, 2019 WL 1590469 (S.D. Cal. April 12, 2019), the court dismissed a putative nationwide class action for fraud by omission...
United States
22 Jul 2019
Supreme Court: Federal Arbitration Act Doesn't Apply To Transportation Independent Contractors
The U.S. Supreme Court's decision in New Prime Inc. v. Oliveira substantially impacts the arbitrability of independent contractor misclassification cases in the transportation industry.
United States
24 Jan 2019
SCOTUS Rules Federal Arbitration Act Not Applicable To Transportation Independent Contractor Agreements
On Jan. 15, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its opinion in New Prime Inc. v. Oliveira, No. 17-340, holding (1) that a court (rather than an arbitrator) should resolve a dispute
United States
22 Jan 2019
Supreme Court Hears Argument On Applicability Of Federal Arbitration Act To Transportation Independent Contractor Agreements
On Oct. 3, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case of New Prime Inc. v. Oliveira, No. 17-340.
United States
8 Oct 2018
Nondisclosure Agreements, Millennials And The #Metoo Movement
Confidentiality agreements or nondisclosure agreements (NDAs) in the workplace have recently been receiving more — and sometimes negative — attention.
United States
31 Aug 2018
New Massachusetts Laws Governing Trade Secrets And Noncompete Agreements
New Massachusetts laws govern the protection of trade secrets and the enforceability of noncompete agreements.
United States
28 Aug 2018
Massachusetts Enacts Law On Noncompete Agreements
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker on Aug. 10, 2018, signed into law the Massachusetts Noncompetition Agreement Act (Act) governing noncompetition agreements signed by employees who work or reside in Massachusetts. The
United States
17 Aug 2018
Ninth Circuit: Individual Employment Provision Cannot Compel Arbitration Of 409(A) Claim
Holland & Knight recently published an alert regarding how the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis may affect employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs).
United States
9 Aug 2018
California Supreme Court Upends Independent Contractor Test For Wage Claims
The California Supreme Court issued its widely anticipated decision in Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court on April 30, 2018, setting the standard for determining employee versus independent contractor...
United States
3 May 2018
There's A Safe Way To Conduct Employee Compensation Surveys
With the Justice Department now publicly cracking down on arrangements between employers such as so-called "no-poaching" agreements ...
United States
18 Apr 2018
Holland & Knight's Israel Practice Newsletter: Spring 2018
Holland & Knight invites you to read our Spring 2018 Israel Practice newsletter, in which our authors discuss pertinent American-Israeli topics.
13 Apr 2018
Supreme Court To Clarify Applicability Of Arbitration Act To Transportation Contracts
On Feb. 26, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court granted certiorari in New Prime Inc. v. Oliveira, which should provide guidance as to the circumstances ...
United States
5 Mar 2018
Grubhub Wins First Independent Contractor Misclassification Trial In The Gig Economy
Independent contractor misclassification claims have been percolating through the courts for years.
United States
20 Feb 2018
Transportation Developments In Year 1 Of The Trump Administration
In January 2017, Holland & Knight Transportation & Infrastructure lawyers and senior advisors prepared 20 posts for the 20 days leading to President Donald Trump's inauguration regarding what to expect from the Trump Administration ...
United States
5 Feb 2018
Religious Institutions Update: June 2017
The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard oral argument in Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia, Inc. v. Comer, No. 15-577.
United States
13 Jun 2017
A New Employment Law Frontier: Illinois' Biometric Information Privacy Act
BIPA became effective in 2008 and requires that a collector of biometric data satisfy several preconditions before collecting this data.
United States
2 Jun 2017
Court Allows Trade-Secret Misappropriation Claim Based On Inevitable Disclosure
A recent decision by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois allowed one company to sue its direct competitor for misappropriation of trade secrets based entirely on the improper...
United States
31 May 2017
California Public Employees' Personal Accounts May Be Subject To Public Records Act Requests
The Supreme Court of California has decided unanimously that communications made or stored on a public employee's personal account, including emails sent from a personal account and text messages...
United States
28 Mar 2017
Links to Result pages
1 2