San Francisco Says Coronavirus Has Made Gig Economy’s Labor Abuses Untenable
"Denying workers their rights during a public health crisis is immoral, irresponsible, and we cannot and will not stand for it.”
Drivers Claim Uber and Lyft Owe Them Millions in Wage Theft
More than 100 ride-share drivers in California are asking to be reclassified as employees and receive three years' back pay from Uber and Lyft.
California Passed a Bill That Will Make Delivering Food for a Startup Drastically Better
The legislation will make it illegal for delivery apps to pocket drivers’ tips and force companies to reimburse drivers for gas and other expenses.
EXCLUSIVE: Kamala Harris Is Backing a Bill Giving Uber, Lyft, Postmates Workers New Rights
Harris's position puts her at odds with her brother-in-law and a top campaign adviser, both of whom work for Uber.
This Bill Could Destroy Uber's Unsustainable Business Model
An unholy alliance of on-demand companies is desperately trying to stop a California bill from reclassifying their independent contractors as employees.