All a Gig-Economy Pioneer Had to Do Was “Politely Disagree” It Was Violating Federal Law and the Labor Department Walked Away –  Ken Armstrong, Justin Elliott and Ariana Tobin (01/25/2021)

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. Ten years ago, the Department of Labor wrapped up a lengthy investigation of Arise Virtual Solutions, a…