Closing Arguments

Why We Must Crack Down on Companies Exploiting the Pandemic to Cheat Workers

“Unscrupulous companies…are exploiting the weakness in our worker protections by shutting down and reopening under a new name in order to avoid paying the wages they owe,” write Lorena Gonzalez and Ruth Silver Taube, the workers’ rights supervising attorney at the Katharine and George Alexander Community Law Center and an adjunct professor at Santa Clara Law. Read the op-ed in full.