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Correctly Classifying Employees

New Jersey Business

January 01, 2013

This article presents the issues involved in determining "whether workers are employees or independent contractors, whether they qualify for "exempt" status and even how much they use e-mail and Blackberries outside regular hours" and how they factor into the overtime equation.  Galit Kierkut, of Sills Cummis & Gross, discusses independent contractors, what constiitutes an employee and determining who is exempt versus nonexempt..