Uber, Lyft must classify drivers as employees in California

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Legal ruling could force ride-share giants to abandon their use of independent contractors in the state.

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Published on August 11, 2020 -  01:08
Uber, Lyft drivers are employees -California judge
A California judge on Monday granted the state's request for a preliminary injunction blocking Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc from classifying their drivers as independent contractors rather than employees. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.

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