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AB 5 codifies and expands on an April 2018 California Supreme Court decision which set a strict new test for employers.  https://lat.ms/2m3FHXt 

Read more in this piece by @margotroosevelt and @RFaughnder:  https://lat.ms/2m3FHXt 

The 13,000 Truckers at the Port of Los Angeles and Long Beach are in the crosshairs of AB 5, the new contractor law, after more than 1000 have filed misclassification claims.  https://lat.ms/2m3FHXt 

The entertainment industry has powerful Hollywood unions, but it also has thousands of independent contractors who may gain new benefits if they become employees under AB5.  https://lat.ms/2m3FHXt 


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