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California ballot measure keeps "gig" in gig economy
Prop 22 bypasses a state law that would have reshaped the gig economy.
Federal rule on gig workers proposed, narrowing definition of employee
When your work is a gig instead of a job, you have fewer protections and benefits.
Must workers choose between benefits and flexibility?
The debate over gig worker classification has called labor law into question.
California court to rule on gig worker classification
The issue has big implications for workers' access to safety net benefits that have become crucial during the pandemic.
Contested gig worker classification causes issues with jobless benefits
A group of ride share drivers have sued New York over unemployment hold ups.
Laid-off workers now worry about health care during health crisis
The majority of Americans get employer-sponsored health insurance so what happens when that goes away?
California gig worker law to be decided this week
A bill that could force companies to reclassify workers as employees looks poised to win approval this week.