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· *Larry Ellison is far less bullish than Wall Street when it comes to Uber. *
· *The Oracle founder trashed Uber's business model at a..
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Negotiations continued right up until the end, but when the dust settled on California's newest employment law, gig economy companies were not spared from the..
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· *Checkr, an online tool to conduct background checks on job candidates, announced Thursday it raised $160 million in Series D funding. *
· *The round..
2 days ago • Business Insider
Here is what you need to know.

1. *US stocks are set to drop after the Fed's 'hawkish shift' tempers hopes for further rate cuts.* Fed Chair Jerome..
2 days ago • Business Insider
Post-communist countries in Eastern Europe are part of global supply chains and the gig economy may offer a way to keep the best from leaving. But regulations..
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The measure that reclassifies many independent contractors as employees could have national implications for the so-called gig economy.
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Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 5 into law, which radically changes the state's employment laws and in many cases will make employees out of..
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It was really just a matter of time, but it's now official: California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed the state's Assembly Bill 5 into law. The measure is..
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California's governor on Wednesday signed sweeping labor legislation that aims to give wage and benefit protections to rideshare drivers at...
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Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 5 into law, which radically changes the state's employment laws and in many cases will make employees out of..
Credit: bizjournals - Published 2 days ago

California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a sweeping new law that could force gig companies like Uber Technologies Inc. and Lyft Inc. to reclassify their workers..
Credit: Newsmax - Published 2 days ago

California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed into law a controversial labor bill, AB 5, which spells out when companies must treat "gig economy" contract..
Credit: Reuters - Published 2 days ago

· *On Friday, California lawmakers passed a law that could force companies like Uber and Lyft to reclassify independent contractors as full-time..
3 days ago • Business Insider
The gig economy has seen a surge in popularity in recent years, but what exactly is it, and what companies are buying in?
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Economic reports indicate gig work will remain, for most people, a side-hustle despite past claims it would completely transf -More- 
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The legislature, on the heels of similar action in Calif., will consider bills to redefine independent contractors.
Credit: Newsday - Published 5 days ago

Companies like Uber are hitting the turbulence of government regulation, worker resistance and labor market reality.
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California Governor Gavin Newsom is expected to sign new legislation intended to help the Legion of Independent Workers in the so-called gig economy. The law..
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 days ago

Kyte wants to bring rental cars to users. 

That means no parking lots with special access instructions, lines at rental car agencies, or even..
Credit: Mashable - Published 1 week ago

Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Postmates, Instacart and gig economy pioneer TaskRabbit are among the high-profile Bay Area gig economy companies that face potential..
Credit: bizjournals - Published 1 week ago

Thursday: The collateral effects of a bill aimed at protecting gig economy workers. Also: A move forward for a statewide rent cap; and natural wine
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California Assembly Bill 5, which would require many businesses to hire workers as employees rather than independent contractors -- and reclassify their existing..
1 week ago • E-Commerce Times
A bill will drive a national debate over how to reshape labor laws so that workers get their fair share in a service and knowledge economy.
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· *Uber will fight to keep its drivers as independent contractors after California passed a bill forcing "gig economy" companies to treat their workers as..
1 week ago • Business Insider
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday.

1. *Oracle CEO Mark Hurd is taking a leave of absence, saying he needs "time..
1 week ago • Business Insider
Uber and Lyft have been warning drivers about the end of flexible schedules, and passengers about more expensive rides that take longer to arrive, all thanks to..
Credit: Mashable - Published 1 week ago

· *California senators passed Assembly Bill 5, a proposed law that could be devastating for Uber and Lyft.*
· *The companies, along with others like..
1 week ago • Business Insider
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a California bill that would provide wage and other benefits to workers at so-called gig economy companies such as Uber..
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a California bill that would provide wage and other benefits to workers at so-called gig economy companies such as Uber..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published 1 week ago

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Assembly is expected to give final consideration Wednesday to a bill that would provide new wage and benefit..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published 1 week ago

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Assembly is expected to give final consideration Wednesday to a bill that would provide new wage and benefit..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published 1 week ago

A California bill could be a game-changer for Uber, Lyft, and other companies in the gig economy. 

The bill, AB5, was passed by California's senate..
Credit: Mashable - Published 1 week ago

Wednesday: Where there is, and isn’t, common ground on homelessness between California officials and the Trump administration. Also: A landmark bill to remake..
Credit: NYTimes.com - Published 1 week ago

The California Senate has passed a bill that would give new wage and benefit protections to workers at so-called gig economy companies like Uber and...
Credit: Billboard.com - Published 1 week ago

· *California lawmakers have approved a landmark bill that could force Uber, Lyft and other companies reclassify independent contractors as employees.*
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1 week ago • Business Insider
The California State Senate has approved Assembly Bill 5, voting 29 to 11 in favor of requiring gig companies like Uber and Lyft to recognize independent..
Credit: engadget - Published 1 week ago

Under the measure, which would go into effect Jan. 1, workers must be designated as employees instead of contractors if a company exerts control over how they..
Credit: bizjournals - Published 1 week ago

· *California lawmakers have passed a bill requiring Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, and other "gig economy" businesses to treat workers as employees instead of..
Credit: Business Insider - Published 1 week ago

With the bill’s passage, California’s ride-hailing drivers, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others are set to be reclassified as employees and not..
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Senate has passed a bill that would give new wage and benefit protections to workers at so-called gig economy..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published 1 week ago

The companies seem to have fallen short in efforts to dodge legislation classifying many workers in the gig economy as employees and not contractors.
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If you work for yourself, moonlight for Uber, Postmates, Lyft, Taskrabbit, or other gig economy companies, these could be the right cards for you.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 2 weeks ago

Any review system is prone to bias and discrimination
Credit: FT.com - Published 2 weeks ago

The bill that aims to change California law to limit independent contractor status to people who are exempt from being employees appears destined to become law...
Credit: bizjournals - Published 2 weeks ago

· *California's state Senate is set to vote on Assembly Bill 5 as soon as Tuesday. *
· *If passed, the law could force Uber and Lyft to reclassify many..
2 weeks ago • Business Insider
The surge in popularity of the gig economy in recent years has largely been a positive trend. The gig economy has made it possible for us to Uber from place
Credit: Mondaq - Published 3 weeks ago

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