Cozen O’Connor: The hush-hush world of firm lawyers in the gig economy

The hush-hush world of firm lawyers in the gig economy

Friday, August 9, 2019

Jeremy Glenn was featured in a story in the Chicago Lawyer Magazine on the gig economy's emergence in law. While a contract relationship can be mutually beneficial for law firms and freelance attorneys, both parties must remain cautious before entering into an agreement. Jeremy provides advice to employers on using contract lawyers to supplement their current staff, including being aware of evolving federal and state law that sets the standards for determining an independent contractor or an employee. During contract negotiations with freelance lawyers, Jeremy advises law firms consult an attorney who practices labor and employment law to understand the difference between a contractor and an employee. 

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