In this Majority Report clip, Attorney Steve Babin on the systematic exploitation of strippers.
“That’s when she found out that she can’t sue for sexual harassment. She’s also not entitled to be paid at least minimum wage, to get overtime when she works more than 40 hours a week, or to draw unemployment insurance if she’s fired. If she hurts herself on the job, she won’t see a dime of workers’ compensation. The club gets away with all of it by labeling its dancers independent contractors rather than regular employees.
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