EMPLOYMENT (“EMPLOYEE MISCLASSIFICATION”) / NY Governor Cuomo is expected to sign next month a bill that classifies truck drivers heretofore classified as independent contractors as employees instead – substituting a trucking-specific test for the traditional test for independent contractors developed at common law and embodied in state statutes.

August 12, 2013 Transport Topics article available here.

Copy of Senate bill introduced April 12, 2013 and as amended on third reading on June 18, 2013 available here.