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Uber, Lyft must reclassify drivers as employees, court rules

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Uber and Lyft must classify drivers as employees instead of independent contractors, a California appeals court has ruled.  -More- 
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A California appeals court on Thursday unanimously ruled against ride-hailing companies Uber Technologies and Lyft, saying they must reclassify their drivers in the state as employees. Fred Katayama reports.

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