Rideshare companies spent $203M to pass a California measure limiting driver rights. A lawsuit says its fine print could block unions.
Vons and other supermarkets will soon start replacing their delivery drivers with gig service contractors.
As the full scope of AB 5’s passage grows clearer, independent contractors in a few fields fear the new law could hurt them.
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If AB 5 becomes law it could open the floodgates to similar legislation in other states. Uber and other companies may then find themselves on the defensive.
Many independent contractors can’t afford to upgrade their trucks to meet low-emissions standards. Will making them company employees change that?
Since the 2018 Dynamex decision was handed down by the California Supreme Court, strippers and erotic dancers have been at the center of an employment debate.