Delaware Workers’ Compensation Law Forces ICs to Subsidize Large Companies and Law-Violators

A law passed in Delaware in January requires all businesses, including Independent Contractors and Sole Proprietors, to cover all employees with workers’-compensation insurance, even if they are a one-person operation. The legislation, Senate Bill 1, was designed to tackle Delaware’s notoriously high workers compensation premiums. However, rather address the root…

FedEx Litigation Update

In the latest development in the FedEx Ground class action suit, lawyers for the plaintiffs attempted to persuade a federal judge to certify as class actions both federal and state-level lawsuits that allege the misclassification of FedEx drivers as independent contractors rather than employees. However, there is reason to doubt…

GAO – Tax Compliance by Federal Government Contractors

U.S. Government Accountability Office responds to questions posed by Senator Norm Coleman, Chariman of Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, Committee of Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, concerning tax compliance by federal government contractors. View full text here.
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