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Questions arise on local impact of standards for employees, independent contractors (access required)

Area experts are mixed on whether a final rule set last week by the U.S. Department of Labor that clarifies the standard for employee versus independent contractor status could impact local businesses at this time. They also question whether the new rule will remain in effect when a new federal administration takes office next week. The DOL ...

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