Advocacy Community

A new labor movement is brewing

Freelancers Union is at the center of a new movement that recognizes the challenges freelancers face in today's economy.


Advocacy Community

How to use the Freelancers Union app

Download the Freelancers Union app to find a lawyer who understands the freelance life.


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More evidence that freelancers are stronger together

Freelancers are more powerful as a united community.


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Recommend a lawyer for Freelancers Guild!

We're looking for a few good lawyers who care about freelancer rights and challenges.


Health Advocacy

How the Senate’s health care bill would impact freelancers

Curious about how the Senate healthcare bill would impact your health insurance? Here’s what you need to know.


Creativity Advocacy

Cornell is looking for creative freelancers

Cornell is starting a focus group to help shape its new resource center for young creative workers.


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Why freelancing skills should be taught early

It's critical to prepare younger generations for the changing economy.


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We’re hiring a Member Organizer!

Are you passionate about building a better future for freelancers? Apply to be our Member Organizer.


Community Advocacy

Lawyers: Join Freelancers Guild!

Join a group of independent legal professionals committed to protecting the rights and interests of their fellow freelancers.


Clients & Gigs Advocacy

A labor lawyer predicts how the Freelance Isn’t Free Act will play out in court

What’s going to happen when freelance nonpayment cases hit the courthouse


Advocacy Community

Freelancers show their solidarity!

Thanks to everyone who told the world why they stand with freelancers.


Advocacy Community

Share your solidarity for a chance to win legal advice!

Show your solidarity with a picture of the new Freelancers Union App for a chance to win free legal advice!


Advocacy Clients & Gigs

Download the Freelancers Union app!

Download the Freelancers Union App to find a lawyer committed to serving freelancers like you.


Advocacy Fun Clients & Gigs

RSVP for a special Freelance Isn’t Free event

Join Sara Horowitz and other special guests at the Freelance Isn’t Free Launch Party on May 15 at LMHQ in New York City.


Advocacy

Why Freelancing Ain’t Free (Nor Should It Be)

When I discovered that Ebony, one of the most iconic Black magazine outlets was allegedly not paying some of its writers, my mouth, literally, dropped.


Advocacy Money & Taxes

Sara in the LA Times: We need tax reform for freelancers

Tax day is a painful moment for many Americans. And for freelancers, it’s even more painful still. Freelancers know they have to deal with tax chores that their nine-to-five,…


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Here's to the ones who dream

On the penultimate episode of GIRLS, Lena Dunham's (now pregnant) character, Hannah Horvath, faces a question most creatives confront at some point in their New York City careers: Is it…


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Save the date: May 15 is only a month away!

Good news, freelancers: On Monday, May 15, the Freelance Isn't Free Act becomes law in New York City. We're psyched to have more protections for freelancers – and hope that with…


Advocacy

Questionable payment practices at Condé Nast cause alarm for New York City freelancers

Need help dealing with a legal issue? Download the Freelancers Union app to connect with a lawyer committed to helping freelancers and who understand the freelance life. Protect your work:…