Biden Axes Trump Gig-Worker Rule, Favoring ‘Employee’ Model

 

 

Good riddance to bad policy! Misclassification is one of the most common tactics bosses use to suppress workers, deny them basic benefits, and prevent them from forming a union.

 

 


Biden Axes Trump Gig-Worker Rule, Favoring ‘Employee’ Model (3)

Biden Axes Trump Gig-Worker Rule, Favoring ‘Employee’ Model

 

May 5, 2021, 8:48 AM; Updated: May 5, 2021, 4:27 PM

The Biden administration canceled a signature Trump-era rule that would’ve eased businesses’ ability to legally consider workers as independent contractors, a rollback the U.S. Labor Department said was necessary to broadly extend wage protections while cracking down on employer abuses.

 

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Biden Axes Trump Gig-Worker Rule, Favoring ‘Employee’ Model