NY ‘Fair Play Act’ Targets Employee ‘Misclassification’; Measure Said to Reflect Emerging Trend in Labor Law

From D+D Online, November 2010

by Joe Maty

New York State has put construction-related contractor businesses—including painting contractors—on notice: The state is prepared to enforce a new law that targets “misclassification” of construction employees as “independent contractors.”...
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Tagged categories: Contractors; Good Technical Practice; Government; Laws and litigation

Comment from Joseph Gilman, (11/8/2010, 10:28 AM)

It's about time. Too many contractors are getting away with this and it hurts the the ones who play by the rules. It also helps to drag down our economy with low pay and no benefits for workers.

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