A couple of weeks ago my partner Jeff Cohen taught an employer a very expensive lesson. A $500,000 lesson. That is the price Groton Construction Company, a small midcoast construction firm, is going to have to pay Skip White in civil damages as a result of likely misclassifying White as an independent contractor rather than […]
Maine at Work
Karen Bilodeau and Ben Grant are attorneys at the workers' rights law firm McTeague Higbee. With experience in both state and federal courts including national litigation, they have particular prominence in labor and employment litigation, workers' compensation, and construction accidents. They use this blog to educate Mainers about their workers' and individual rights in a number of different legal matters. For more information, go to www.mcteaguehigbee.com.