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The Second Most Powerful Civil Statute: A Must Watch for Civil Litigators

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  • Description

    A first-of-its-kind statute dedicated to the protection of W-2 employees, the New York City’s Freelance Isn’t Free Act went above and beyond in protecting freelance workers from late and non-payment. With powerful civil remedies in place such as negative presumption against hiring parties, double damages, and attorney fees, to name a few, NYC is leading the way in freelance worker protection and other states are following.

    This CLE course will provide commercial litigators with everything they need to know to use this statute to their advantage.

  • Instructor Bio

    Steven Pollack

    Steven Pollack, Esq. is the founder and president of Pollack Law, P.C. He is licensed to practice law in the state and federal courts of New York and New Jersey, and has been a visiting attorney in the courts of Florida and California.

    For the past five years, Mr. Pollack has focused his practice on high-stakes commercial litigation. Before then, Mr. Pollack worked on transactional matters for start-up and emerging companies. He has been appointed liaison counsel to arbitration panels and clerked for justices of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, in its Commercial Division and Appellate Division.

    Mr. Pollack brings his clients a unique approach that combines creativity, zealous representation and efficiency.