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David Hauge Explains the Importance of Understanding Independent Contractor Status

California Insurance Wholesalers Association's (CIWA) 2016 California Wholesalers Industry Days
David Hauge
January 11, 2016

David Hauge presented on "When Is a Retained Agent an Employee vs. an Independent Contractor, in Light of the Uber Decision" at the California Insurance Wholesalers Association's (CIWA) 2016 California Wholesalers Industry Days on January 11, 2016 in La Jolla, California. During his talk, he discussed the criteria for employee status established by the California Supreme Court and discussed the often costly ramifications for companies that misclassify employees as independent contractors. In this segment, David Hauge stresses the importance of understanding the difference between an independent contractor and a regular employee.