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California Lawmakers Advance Bill To Redefine And Protect Gig Workers

7 days ago   |   By NPR

The bill, which passed the state Senate and is expected to become law, limits the kinds of workers who can be classified as contractors. It has vast implications for companies such as Lyft and Uber.
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California just passed a bill turning 'gig economy' workers into employees. Here's what Uber and Lyft have said

California just passed a bill turning 'gig economy' workers into employees. Here's what Uber and Lyft have said

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

California lawmakers have passed a bill requiring Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, and other "gig economy" businesses to treat workers as employees instead of contractors.
Uber and Lyft say the decision simply qualifies existing law, hurts workers by removing flexibility, and will result in customers paying more.
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California lawmakers have passed a bill requiring Uber , Lyft , DoorDash, and other "gig economy" businesses to treat workers as employees instead of contractors. Uber and Lyft have previously downplayed the decision as a qualification of existing law, and...
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