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Court Rules Ridesharing Companies Must Classify Drivers As Employees

Newsy Friday, 23 October 2020
Court Rules Ridesharing Companies Must Classify Drivers As EmployeesWatch VideoA California appeals court ruled Thursday that the ride hailing companies Uber and Lyft must reclassify their drivers as employees rather than independent contractors. 

This confirms an earlier court decision, but it's not the end of the battle for the two companies. 

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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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