Ask the Lawyer received the following question (paraphrased for easier reading and clarity) from a reader on a legal matter that might be of interest to the entire audience.
Does the entitlement to compensatory tie while on official travel apply to contractors?
Contractors do not receive the same rights and benefits as federal employees, as contractors are employees of the contracting company, not the federal government.
Bill Bransford is managing partner of Shaw, Bransford & Roth, PC.
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