Advocacy

Sep 12, 2019

NYC extends anti-harassment and discrimination protections to freelancers

New York City Council voted to extend NYC's Human Rights Law under Int. 136, giving 1.3 million independent workers legal recourse against harassment.

Sep 10, 2019

The first Freelancing in NYC study shows that 1 in 3 NYC workers is freelancing

The first Freelancing in NYC study shows that one in three New Yorkers is freelancing, and driving the creative economy.

Aug 28, 2019

DC freelancers, don’t miss enrollment for 2020 Paid Family Leave benefits

The District of Columbia joins California, New Jersey, Rhode Island, and New York in passing paid family leave laws. Here's how freelancers can enroll.

Jun 05, 2019

Why freelance parents must create their own action plans for parental leave

As reported in the New York Times, freelancers can and should devise strategies to access parental leave. Here's how.

May 29, 2019

No CNN, Net 90 is not a reasonable payment term

CNN has announced plans to implement Net 90 payment terms. Here's why that can't fly.