Fairness Rocks News Musicians to Be Exempt From California ‘Gig Economy’ Assembly Bill 5


Fairness Rocks News Musicians to Be Exempt From California ‘Gig Economy’ Assembly Bill 5

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Author: Jem Aswad

Date: April 17, 2020

Original Source: Variety

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Musicians to Be Exempt From California ‘Gig Economy’ Assembly Bill 5

Multiple music industry organizations announced today that an agreement has been reached with California Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez and Majority Leader Ian Calderon on pending amendments to California’s “Gig Economy” Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) that will provide relief to the majority of affected music professionals, including recording artists, musicians, composers, songwriters and vocalists. Upon the Legislature’s reconvening, amendments will change prior language in AB5 that created obstacles for music professionals securing work.

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