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NY Lawmakers Propose Gig Worker Protection Law

07/03/2019

On June 14 and 15, lawmakers in the New York State Assembly and the New York State Senate introduced the “Dependent Worker Act,” which would classify workers in the gig economy as “dependent workers” under New York law and extend to them the right to unionize and collectively bargain with their employers, and also provide them with the right to bring wage theft claims.

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