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Camille Olson to Testify Before Senate HELP Committee on ‘Gig Economy’


On Tuesday, February 6, Seyfarth Shaw LLP partner Camille Olson will testify before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (HELP) on behalf of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, where she serves as Chairwoman of its equal employment opportunity policy subcommittee.

The Senate HELP Committee hearing, “Exploring the ‘Gig Economy’ and the Future of Retirement Savings,” will begin at 2:30 p.m. ET; the webcast and more details can be found here. Camille’s written testimony is available here

Throughout the last decade, Olson has regularly appeared before the United States Senate, the United States House of Representatives, the EEOC, and the United States Department of Labor on her own behalf (as a recognized expert in various fields), and on behalf of the United States Chamber of Commerce and the Society for Human Resource Management. For nearly 30 years, Olson has represented companies nationwide in all areas of litigation, with emphasis on employment discrimination and harassment, wage and hour matters, and independent contractor status.

The Chamber is the world’s largest business federation, representing more than 3 million businesses and organizations of every size, industry sector and geographical region.

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