California votes to preserve Uber and Lyft drivers’ gig status

In a less commented upon US ballot, California last week voted to exempt Uber and Lyft drivers from being classified as employees. The post California votes to preserve Uber and Lyft drivers’... Read more »

Uber sued for ‘automated’ dismissals

In the first legal challenge of its kind, former Uber drivers in the UK and Portugal are suing the taxi-hailing… The post Uber sued for ‘automated’ dismissals appeared first on Personnel Today. Read more »

Uber and Lyft granted reprieve in California employment row

Gig economy firms continue to fight legislation forcing them to treat their drivers as employees. The post Uber and Lyft granted reprieve in California employment row appeared first on Personnel Today. Read more »

Uber and Lyft may halt services in California

Gig economy firms continue to fight legislation forcing them to treat their drivers as employees. The post Uber and Lyft may halt services in California appeared first on Personnel Today. Read more »

California sues Uber and Lyft over driver benefits

The state of California is suing the ride-hailing technology companies Uber and Lyft for failing to provide benefits and protections… The post California sues Uber and Lyft over driver benefits appeared first... Read more »

Coronavirus: What employers need to know (webinar)

Thursday 19 March 2020, 11:30am GMT As the true impact of the covid-19 coronavirus pandemic becomes apparent, employers are facing… The post Coronavirus: What employers need to know (webinar) appeared first on... Read more »

Gig workers should be able to form unions, says EU commissioner

The European Union’s competition commissioner has said that gig workers should be able to “team up” to form unions. The post Gig workers should be able to form unions, says EU commissioner... Read more »

‘Extend whistleblowing protections in line with new EU law’

The government is being urged to adopt new EU whistleblowing legislation, to avoid the risk of UK whistleblowers being left behind. The post ‘Extend whistleblowing protections in line with new EU law’... Read more »

HMRC reveals private sector off-payroll working changes

Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has unveiled a series of reforms to off-payroll working in the private sector, following... The post HMRC reveals private sector off-payroll working changes appeared first on Personnel... Read more »

Deliveroo and Uber Eats face questions over worker black market

The way that Deliveroo and Uber Eats engage their riders and drivers’ has come under fresh scrutiny after claims emerged...

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