The Predatory Fight to Keep Workers Temporary and “Independent”

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsLittle Rock      Once upon a time we might have been able to look at the Department of Labor to lead the way in drawing the bright lines that establish whether a worker is an employee or an independent contractor, regular or temporary.  If that didn’t work, perhaps …

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Zero-hour Contracts, Compromise Agreements, and Payment by Outcomes

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London   One of the more frightening things about working around the world is stumbling over new ways that employers have found to screw workers.  In Great Britain with the erosion of labor protections and shrinking of unions, they seem to have mastered the art in new and imaginative ways, dressed in high style with fancy …

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