• Coronavirus stimulus package would dramatically change gig worker benefits. Here's how

    6 days ago - By Fortune

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    A proposed federal relief bill in response to the coronavirus outbreak is setting a new precedent for gig workers, the drivers and meal couriers for companies like Uber and Lyft. It promises weekly paychecks regardless of whether the recipients are employees or independent contractors.
    Including gig workers-controversially considered contractors by the companies they work for-in a relief bill is a first, signaling the growing role...
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