“Appraisers as Independent Contractors for AMCs: Looking More Closely at AB 5,” September 2019. “Appraisal Firms and AMCs with Appraiser Independent Contractors in California: Get Familiar with AB 5 Real Quick,” September 2019 “Classification of Real Estate Appraisers as Independent Contractors by Appraisal Firms,” June 2019. Author’s note: This article is geared to smaller appraisal firms both inside and outside California, but not geared to AMCs or large firms. “Appraisal Firms, AMCs and ‘Hybrid’ AMC/Firms: Beware of Dynamex and Its Impact on Classifying Appraisers as Independent Contractors in California,” April 2018. Author’s note: This article was written before California’s adoption of AB 5.