• The New York State Commercial Goods Transportation Industry Fair Play Act
  • March 25, 2014 | Author: Andrew J. Turro
  • Law Firm: Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. - Garden City Office
  • On March 17, 2014, Governor Cuomo signed a bill that made “technical corrections” to the New York State Commercial Goods Transportation Industry Fair Play Act (the “Fair Play Act”). The Fair Play Act, which will go into effect on April 10, 2014, limits the scope and number of workers delivering commercial goods in the State that may be classified as “independent contractors” or “separate business entities” as opposed to “employees.” Below is the summary of this new and significant legislation.