Gov. Tony Evers is convening a task force to recommend ways to combat the abuse of work misclassification.Read More »
A construction lobbying group is pushing for changes to state law that would give Wisconsin companies a bidding advantage on state projects and require companies that misclassify workers to tack the cost of taxpayer-funded health insurance and other benefits onto public bids.
Tagged with: Andrew Disch Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Inc. Badger Care John Gard John Schulze North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters Wisconsin Infrastructure Investment Now worker misclassificationRead More »
The independent body that reviews jobless benefits decisions has asked lawmakers to delete two provisions from a proposal that that makes several changes to the state’s unemployment law, including ratcheting up penalties on employers for worker misclassification.Read More »
The top official at a prominent construction group is calling on the state to add to the penalties that can now be imposed on employers who knowingly misclassify direct employees as independent contractors.Read More »