Proponents Tweak Plan For NY Gig Worker Unions

By Braden Campbell (June 2, 2021, 10:19 PM EDT) -- A new version of a plan to give app-based workers in New York the right to unionize cuts language barring strikes during negotiations and gives couriers bathroom access, but otherwise makes few changes to a measure that has riled labor groups and advocates, according to a draft Law360 obtained Wednesday.

These and other changes to the proposal, which has circulated extensively among labor advocates and media despite not yet being introduced in the New York State Legislature, are unlikely to move opponents. Foes of the proposal have criticized the measure over its collective bargaining framework and provisions placing gig workers into...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!