Employee [Education] Law and Legal Definition

According to 34 CFR 21.3 [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle A -- Office of the Secretary, Department of Education; Part 21 -- Equal Access to Justice; Subpart A – General], the term employee means:

“(1) A person who regularly performs services for an applicant --

(i) For remuneration; and

(ii) Under the applicant's direction and control.

(2) A part-time or seasonal employee who performs services for an applicant --

(i) For renumeration; and

(ii) Under the applicant's direction and control.”

[Authority: 5 U.S.C. 504(c)(1)]