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Uber’s $100 Million Settlement Rejected by Judge; Independent Contractor Misclassification Lawsuit to Proceed
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • August 18 2016

Earlier today, Uber was dealt yet another setback in its efforts to settle the IC misclassification lawsuits brought against it by Uber drivers in


Strategies to minimize joint employer liability post Browning-Ferris
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • September 16 2015

Outsourcing and using temporary workers has once again become riskier in the U.S. Joint employer liability is fast becoming the prevailing trend to


Uber, Employment Status and the “Collaborative Economy”
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, France, Ireland, USA
  • July 22 2016

The European Commission, ("the Commission"), estimates that gross revenue from "collaborative platforms" and providers in 2015 within the EU amounted


Out of Control: The Quandary of the Statutory Employer
  • Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2016

Continuing the saga of being held responsible as a statutory employer for the acts of a subcontractor's employee driver, the South Carolina Supreme


DOT gives up on hours of service rules for short-haul drivers
  • Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2013

Last Monday, the Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issued a final regulation codifying a federal appellate


Massachusetts Adopts Background Check System For Rideshare Companies
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • August 5 2016

On August 5, 2016, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed into law a bill governing gig economy rideshare companies such as Uber and Lyft -


Driver Privacy Act now Protects Information Contained within your Vehicle
  • Vandeventer Black LLP
  • USA
  • February 29 2016

On December 4th, 2015, President Obama signed the Driver Privacy Act of 2015, which was enacted to address privacy concerns for data collected in a


On the Right Track: Railroad Whistleblowers Came Out on Top in 2015
  • Katz Marshall & Banks LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2016

Employees, contractors and subcontractors who report or oppose railroad safety concerns andor the fraudulent use of federal grants or funds


OSHA issues final regulations governing transportation safety whistleblower claims
  • Zuckerman Law
  • USA
  • November 9 2015

OSHA issued final regulations implementing the whistleblower protection provisions of the National Transit Systems Security Act (NTSSA) and the


California update employment law
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2012

We have previously written about many of the new employment laws that took effect earlier this year