Zoe Institute v. Iowa Workforce Development

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Friday, September 30, 2011

The misclassification unit for Respondent Iowa Workforce Development (“IWD”) initiated an investigation of the relationship between Appellant Zoe Institute (“Zoe”) and Tara Knoche. IWD issued a decision on May 1, 2010 finding an employer-employee relationship existed between Zoe and Knoche that Zoe was liable for unemployment insurance contributions effective May 1, 2010. Zoe timely appealed.