Review the following lectures:
- The Employee’s Safety Nets
- Fair Labor Standards
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Before the end of the week, begin commenting on at least two of your classmates’ responses. You can ask technical questions or respond generally to the overall experience. Be objective, clear, and concise. Always use constructive language, even in criticism, to work toward the goal of positive progress. Submit your responses in the Discussion Area.
Choose one of the following questions.
Discussion Question 1
When is it legal and fair to classify a worker as an independent contractor rather than an employee?
Discussion Question 2
Is it ethical for employers to argue for a denial when terminated employees file for unemployment compensation?
To support your work, use your course and textbook readings and also use the South University Online Library. As in all assignments, cite your sources in your work and provide references for the citations in APA format.
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