NYC Council Passes Bill Protecting Freelancers' Wages, a First

, New York Law Journal


City Council voted Thursday to pass a first-of-its-kind bill intended to ensure that companies pay freelancers and independent contractors for their labor, addressing the problem of unpaid fees advocacy groups say is a problem in the gig economy.

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Originally appeared in print as Freelancers Hail Safeguards in Bill Passed by NYC Council

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