The News/Media Alliance filed comments December 13 on the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Proposed Rule, which revises guidance on how to determine who is an employee or independent contractor under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Our comments urged the DOL not to rescind the existing independent contractor rule and outlined concerns over narrowing the interpretation of an independent worker, to the detriment of our industry.
Holly Lubart is a Government Affairs Consultant for the News Media Alliance. Previously, she served as Vice President of Government Affairs for the PA NewsMedia Association and started her career as a journalist. Lubart has over 20 years of political and communications experience.