Shares of Uber, Lyft soar on expected passage of California gig-labor ballot measure –

Shares of American ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are sharply higher in pre-market trading this morning on the expected passage of Proposition 22, a California ballot measure that allow tech-enabled, … Read More

Court ruling could mean trouble for Uber and Lyft as gig workers may finally become employees –

Welcome back to Human Capital! As many of you know, Human Capital is a weekly newsletter where I break down the latest in labor, as well as diversity and inclusion … Read More

CA appeals court upholds ruling that Uber and Lyft must classify drivers as employees –

Uber and Lyft must classify their drivers as employees, an appellate court ruled yesterday evening. However, the decision will be stayed for 30 days after the court issues the remittitur, … Read More

Hear from Lyft, Cruise, Nuro and Aurora about the road ahead for driverless vehicles – TechCrunch

Autonomous vehicles have yet to become mainstream, but companies like Lyft, Cruise, Nuro and Aurora are still fighting the good fight. The AV space has always faced its share of … Read More

Judge grants Uber and Lyft temporary stay in driver reclassification case – TechCrunch

A California appeals court judge has granted Uber and Lyft’s emergency stay. This means the preliminary injunction that sought to force companies to reclassify their drivers as employees will not … Read More

Uber and Lyft lose bid to delay worker reclassification order in California – TechCrunch

Uber and Lyft have lost their bid to delay a preliminary injunction that will force the two ride-hailing app companies to reclassify its drivers as employees. A California superior court … Read More