Freelance Workers

The Freelance Isn't Free Act (Local Law 140 of 2016) establishes and enhances protections for freelance workers, specifically: the right to a written contract, the right to be paid timely and in full, and the right to be free of retaliation. Download a copy of the Law and Rules.

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Questions? Email us at freelancer@dca.nyc.gov