Three ways to fix gig worker bill AB 5
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – California’s Assembly Bill 5 is the new law that requires independent and contract workers to be considered employees of a company, rather than independent workers.
The gig law is causing a lot of backlash from ride-hailing drivers, computer coders, freelance writers and other gig workers.
Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez-Fletcher authored the bill, and recently came to KUSI to further explain and respond to critics.
She also sat down with KUSI’s Dan Plante to discuss the impact AB 5 is having on so many Californians,
While many people are complaining about AB 5, not many people have come up with solutions.
Legal Expert Dan Eaton was in studio to discuss an article he wrote on ways to fix AB 5.