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Defending Independent Contractor Status

Provider: Mason Contractors Association of America
Discipline: Ethics & Business Practices
Credits: 1.00

The consequences of misclassifying employees as independent contractors are severe, and the chances of getting caught are increasing as the federal government is desperate for revenue. Now is the time to evaluate whether your independent contractor relationships can stand up to a legal challenge. In this webinar, you will learn about:

  • Recent Federal Initiatives Aimed at Worker Misclassification
  • Tests Used by Federal Agencies to Determine Worker Status
  • Preventive Measures to Protect and Defend Independent Contractor Status
King & Ballow is one of the nation’s preeminent law firms, providing comprehensive legal services in a variety of practice areas to individuals and companies in all 50 states and around the globe. King & Ballow’s attorneys work with clients to implement proactive measures and set the groundwork to prevent disputes before litigation becomes necessary. King & Ballow believes time spent on training and preventive counseling is more productive for their clients than time spent in court. This philosophy is emphasized in King & Ballow’s array of seminars and webinars provided to both clients and the public.

Mark E. Hunt is the partner in charge of King & Ballow’s Circulation/Distribution Section in Nashville, Tennessee. He is admitted to the bar in Tennessee and before the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth and Eleventh Circuits, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, District of Colorado, and Eastern District of Michigan, the U.S. Tax Court and the Supreme Court of Tennessee. He received his undergraduate education from Louisiana State University and his law degree from the University of Tennessee, where he graduated with honors. He has served as a guest speaker for many trade associations and is the co-author of a number of Comment Series publications, including the publication dealing with Independent Contractor Status.

DISCLAIMER: The material on this alert and upcoming webinar has been prepared by King & Ballow Law Offices, Located at 315 Union Street, Nashville, TN 37201 and 6540 Lusk Boulevard, San Diego, California 92121, and may be considered advertising in some jurisdictions under the applicable law and ethical rules. The material is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice or create an attorney-client relationship. ATTORNEY ADVERTISING pursuant to Tennessee Rules of Professional Conduct 7.3

For more information please visit www.masoncontractors.org or contact Mason Contractors Association of America at 800-536-2225.

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