In California, the law that threatens the business model of Uber

Washington In his native country, the "gig economy" (which is based on the self-employed) suffered a heavy defeat. The democratic governor of California, Ga

In California, the law that threatens the business model of Uber

Washington
In his native country, the "gig economy" (which is based on the self-employed) suffered a heavy defeat. The democratic governor of California, Gavin Newsom, promising to enact a bill just passed by the Senate in Sacramento. It requires companies like Uber and Lyft consider their drivers are not "contracting states" but rather employees.

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as such, these hundreds of thousands of Californians, who are working through the booking system and payment on the Internet invented by the pioneers of tourism vehicles with driver (VTC), will soon be entitled to the protections of regular employees. It is, among other things, a minimum wage, higher rates of pay in cases of overtime hours and paid holidays. It is suddenly the whole business model of the platforms VTC, competing taxis ...

Updated Date: 12 September 2019, 00:00

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