Arizona Employment Law Updates

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October 2016

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September 2016

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August 2016

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July 2016

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June 2016

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May 2016

May 12 – Governor Ducey signed a law setting forth standard language employers can use when contracting with independent contractors

On May 12, 2016, Governor Ducey signed a law setting forth standard language employers can use when entering into a relationship with an independent contractor. If used, there will be a presumption that an independent contractor relationship exists.

The law goes into effect on August 6, 2016.

For more information, read Arizona House Bill 2114.

May 12 – Governor Ducey signed a law that sets forth the criteria to be used in determining whether an individual is a qualified marketplace contractor

On May 12, 2016, Governor Ducey signed a law that establishes the criteria to be used when determining if an individual is an employee or a qualified marketplace contractor. It also extends the same rules and limitations that apply to independent contractors to qualified marketplace contractors.
The new rule goes into effect on August 6, 2016.
For more information, read Arizona House Bill 2652.

April 2016

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March 2016

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February 2016

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January 2016

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