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Types of Employers: Ohio

Types of Employers requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Brightmine Editorial Team


  • Each Ohio law may define employer differently based on variables such as number of employees, industry and more. See Defining an Employer in Ohio.
  • Under Ohio law, a franchisor is generally not considered an employer of a franchisee or the franchisee's employees. See Franchisor Protection Law.