Cathy Ruckelshaus Criticizes Labor Department Gig-Economy Ruling

Former Fellow Cathy Ruckelshaus (’89), a member of the inaugural class of Skadden Fellows, was quoted in a New York Times article about a Labor Department ruling that an unnamed company’s workers were contractors, not employees (“Labor Dept. Says Workers at a Gig Company Are Contractors,” April 29). “It’s a narrow parsing of the business of this company,” Cathy said. “It’s a huge red flag.”