California’s AB5 has already destroyed income for thousands of legitimate small-business owners; subject to multiple federal lawsuits on unconstitutional grounds.
California Freelance Writers United is encouraged to see Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez is taking our community's concerns into consideration and aims to eliminate the unconstitutional cap on independent writers and freelance journalists/photographers' submissions, while clarifying the B2B exemption. We look forward to working with the Assemblywoman on the language meant to more clearly define freelance journalism … Continue reading Statement: CAFWU looks forward to relief for those negatively impacted by AB5
Dramatic loss of income in California leaves independent contractors and small business owners nationwide fearful of similar approach to “worker misclassification” problem
Changes to the new law will preserve thousands of independent writers’ and freelance journalists’ rights and livelihoods.