What is an Employment Contract?
An employment contract, and/or contract of employment, is a legally binding agreement form between the employer and the employee. This document outlines the rights and responsibilities of both parties.
Employment Contract Laws
An employment contract is a type of form used under labor laws that contain rights and responsibilities between parties engaged in bargains. The contract form is between an “employee” and an “employer” in writing.
Job Employment Contract Instructions
Visual Contract Instructions:
What is the difference between an employee and an independent contractor?
Independent Contractor VS. Employee:
- An independent contractor is a person who is self-employed and services to other businesses without being under the authority of another entity. These contractors are hired for a period of time and are paid at the end of their contract when project is finished.
- Employees work for an organization and are protected by federal and state labor laws, which give them certain job benefits, including social security, income tax withholdings, and workers’ compensation.
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