Labor leaders are calling it the “most aggressive regulatory move against Uber to date.” Last week Seattle passed a law that gives Uber and Lyft drivers a legal right to create labor unions, a major regulatory measure that could entirely restructure the labor model of popular ride-hailing apps....
The Department of Labor’s recently-launched Misclassification Initiative – initiated though Vice President Joe Biden’s Middle Class Task Force – is showing signs of early success in cracking down on businesses that misclassify workers to cheat them of workers’ compensation benefits and oth...