Employment Law News

Thomas Daugherty Presents to SCVMA on Independent Contractors in Veterinary Medicine

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA – Klinedinst employment attorney Thomas Daugherty was the featured speaker in a recent a teleseminar examining the impact of the California Supreme Court’s landmark ruling in the matter of Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles. Hosted by the Southern California Veterinary Medical Association (SCVMA) on June 5, 2018, the teleseminar aimed to demystify the issue of independent contractors within California veterinary offices.

Traditionally, veterinary offices have relied on independent contractors for roles such as relief veterinarians, groomers, or specialists. During the teleseminar, Mr. Daugherty discussed the implications and business challenges presented by this new Supreme Court decision. The presentation included practical guidance and best practices for addressing common issues faced by veterinarians.

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