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26 March 2019

Is Gig Work a Job? Uber and Others Are Maneuvering to Shape the Answer

Author: Noam Scheiber, New York Times (USA)

Uber and Lyft argue that their drivers are contractors because the drivers decide when, where and how long they work. Lyft says forcing it to classify them as employees “may require us to significantly alter our existing business model.”......

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3 April 2018

USA: Legislation supported by Handy to classify gig workers as independent contractors could undermine workers' rights; company responds

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Company response
2 April 2018

Handy response

Author: Handy

We have worked to find a legislative solution that both classifies independent contractors and allows companies to provide portable benefits to the hundreds of thousands of independent contractors finding work and earning income on platforms like ours...

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