August 18, 2014
Obamacare Revives an Old Question: Are Student Workers Employees?
Myron McDonald, 20, has a 2-year-old son, an off-campus apartment, and a tuition bill commensurate with his full-time course load at La Sierra University, a private institution in Southern California affiliated with the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
He had a full-time job in the cafeteria to help him shoulder those expenses, until a university rule established in February limited student employees to no more than 25 hours of work a week during the academic year. Now, as fall