Volume 19, Issue 3

Independent Employees: A New Category of Workers for the Gig Economy

Volume 19, Issue 3 (May 2018)

Many companies, particularly in the Gig Economy, have been the target of lawsuits alleging that they have misclassified workers as independent contractors rather than employees. These issues often present bet-the-company litigation, with billions of dollars and the companies’ very business models at stake. Although there is near-universal recognition that the division of workers into two

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Michael L. Nadler, Independent Employees: A New Category of Workers for the Gig Economy, 19 N.C.J.L. & Tech. 443 (2018), http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Nadler_Final.pdf.

All Your Works Are Belong to Us: New Frontiers for the Derivative Work Right in Video Games

Volume 19, Issue 3 (May 2018)

In copyright law, the author of an original work has the exclusive right to prepare further works derivative of that original. Video game developers’ works are protected by the Copyright Act. As video games take advantage of more advanced technology, however, players are doing more creative, interesting, and original things when they play games. Certain

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J. Remy Green, All YOUR WORKS ARE BELONG TO US:1 NEW FRONTIERS FOR THE DERIVATIVE WORK RIGHT IN VIDEO GAMES, 19 N.C.J.L. & Tech. 393 (2018), available at http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Green_Final.pdf.

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