MG Precision Construction v. Iowa Workforce Development

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Friday, November 4, 2011

The misclassification unit for Respondent Iowa Workforce Development (“IWD”) initiated an investigation of the relationship between Appellant MG Precision Construction (“MG Precision”) and its workers. Joel Gelner is the principal for MG Precision. IWD issued a decision in December 2010 finding an employer-employee relationship existed between MG Precision and its workers and finding MG Precision was liable for unemployment insurance contributions for 2008 through 2010. MG Precision timely appealed.