Siegel, O'Connor, O'Donnell & Beck, P.C.

Siegel, O'Connor, O'Donnell & Beck, P.C. is a Connecticut-based law firm with a national reputation in the practice specialty of labor and employment law.  Our firm is dedicated exclusively to the representation of employers in the complex dynamic of labor and employment law matters in the workplace.

We have counseled private and public sector management clients on labor and employment issues for 50 years.  Because of our extensive involvement in the representation of clients in labor and employment law, our Firm is able to provide clients with unmatched experience, focus and depth that results in excellent and cost-effective legal service, strategy, and solutions.

 

Hard-Fought Battle Results in Significant Client Victory in Connecticut Supreme Court

Posted on Tue, Mar 08, 2016

          On March 7, 2016, the Connecticut Supreme Court released Standard Oil v. Administrator, Unemployment Compensation – one of the most significant employment law decisions in years.

          The Supreme Court ruled in favor of Standard Oil’s challenge to the determination by the Administrator of the Connecticut Unemployment Compensation Act that it misclassified installer and technicians as independent contractors instead of employees.  This decision results in a victory not only for Standard Oil, but for other businesses that use independent contractors.   

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