The Coalition to Promote Independent Entrepreneurs submitted comments supporting the DOL’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking concerning Independent Contractor Status under the Fair Labor Standards Act. To obtain a copy of the Coalition’s comments, click here.
The Coalition submitted a letter supporting the Tax Fairness for the Self-Employed Act of 2019, H.R. 3880.
Is there an issue you think we should know about? A story we should be covering? Are you an independent contractor? We want to hear from you! Contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone (202) 659-0878
We’re looking for your story and photo (or video) to be featured on this website as part of our new campaign, “The Face of Independent Contractors.” Your right to be self-employed is under serious threat in Congress, but the Coalition is behind you. Learn more about how you can participate in our campaign and help us preserve your status as an… Read more →
In the latest development in the FedEx Ground class action suit, lawyers for the plaintiffs attempted to persuade a federal judge to certify as class actions both federal and state-level lawsuits that allege the misclassification of FedEx drivers as independent contractors rather than employees. However, there is reason to doubt the allegations of misclassification – the FedEx drivers maintain a number… Read more →