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Independent contractors

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — A federal court in California dismissed claims brought by interest groups and associations serving franchisors and franchisees that sought pre-enforcement review of California’s “ABC Test” — used to determine whether a worker is an employee or independent contractor. The dispute isn’t ripe, the court ruled, because the plaintiffs haven’t established that they face a “reasonable or imminent threat of prosecution.”

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