The Research Fairness Act would clarify that marketing research participants and mystery shoppers are independent contractors and not employees of research companies.
Washington, DC – Representative Mike Kelly (R-PA-03) has introduced the Research Fairness Act (H.R. 5915) in the U.S.
Rep. Peter Roskam meets with MRA volunteers in Illinois on protecting the use of respondent incentives in marketing research
MRA volunteers met this morning with Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL-06) in Bloomingdale, Illlinois, in support of legislation to protect the use of respondent incentives in marketing research and t
Fair Playing Field Act would repeal tax code protections for independent contractor status (S. 2145, H.R. 4123)
Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) and Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA-07) reintroduced “the Fair Playing Field Act” (S.
President Obama's proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2013 targets independent contractors and their clie
Independent contractors targeted by House and Senate legislation (H.R. 3178 and S. 770) concerned with "employee misclassification"
Identical bills in the House and Senate have been introduced which have a dramatic chilling effect on independent contractors and their clients, as they would significantly increase the regulatory
MRA has been working to protect the status of independent contractor relationships, which has been under threat from the Obama Administration and a bill in California.
MRA asks the Super Committee to protect independent contractors' status and amend the TCPA to allow research calls to cell phones
The Marketing Research Association (MRA) has sent a formal request to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduc
The Department of Labor (DOL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and state labor agencies to collaborate on efforts to enforce action against the miscl
The California Assembly Appropriations Committee passed S.B.