4th Circ. Makes Joint Employer Test In Contractor Wage Row

By Cara Bayles (January 27, 2017, 10:44 PM EST) -- In a published decision Thursday, a Fourth Circuit panel revived a collective action in which a group of employees sought overtime wages from the contractor who hired their subcontractor, setting out a new circuitwide test for determining whether two entities are "joint employers."...

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