Global  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
"Gig Economy" News 
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

'An app my cat could have written': Larry Ellison says Uber's business model is 'almost worthless' (UBER)

'an app my cat could have written': larry ellison says uber's business model is 'almost worthless' (uber)
** · *Larry Ellison is far less bullish than Wall Street when it comes to Uber. * · *The Oracle founder trashed Uber's business model at a private San Francisco event this week. * · *"They..
Business Insider - Published

United States: California Lawmakers Enact ABC Test With No Carveout For Gig Companies - Fisher Phillips LLP

Negotiations continued right up until the end, but when the dust settled on California's newest employment law, gig economy companies were not spared from the worst.
Mondaq - Published

Videos for "Gig Economy"

Taxi Drivers Worry AB 5 Could Hurt Way Cab Companies Operate [Video]Taxi Drivers Worry AB 5 Could Hurt Way Cab Companies Operate

Cab drivers in the South Bay are fighting AB-5, the new California law designed to help gig workers by reclassifying them from contractors to company employees. Len Ramirez reports. (9-19-19)

Credit: CBS 5 SF KPIX     Duration: 02:05Published

What you need to know: Sept. 19 [Video]What you need to know: Sept. 19

Good morning, North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day Sept. 19.

Credit: KHSLPublished

Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Gig Economy Bill Into Law That Could Transform Uber And Lyft [Video]Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Gig Economy Bill Into Law That Could Transform Uber And Lyft

The California legislation that could transition tens of thousands of so-called “gig economy” workers from independent contractors into full-time employees has been signed into law.

Credit: CBS 13 Sacramento     Duration: 00:25Published

Heavy Truck Drivers Sharply Criticizing AB5, California's Gig Economy Worker Bill [Video]Heavy Truck Drivers Sharply Criticizing AB5, California's Gig Economy Worker Bill

A California bill aimed at reforming working conditions in the so-called gig economy is being sharply criticized by some truck drivers who feel unfairly swept up in its reforms. Devin Fehely reports...

Credit: CBS 5 SF KPIX     Duration: 02:15Published

California Senate Passes Landmark Labor Bill That Would Impact Nearly 1 Million 'Gig Economy' Workers [Video]California Senate Passes Landmark Labor Bill That Would Impact Nearly 1 Million 'Gig Economy' Workers

Assembly Bill 5 would force companies like Uber and Lyft to treat its current workforce of independent contractors as employees, entitling them to benefits including sick time, vacation, medical..

Credit: KCAL 9 CBS LA     Duration: 02:40Published

Changes for Uber and Lyft [Video]Changes for Uber and Lyft

Ride share legislation in California could mean big changes

Credit: KIMTPublished

California Senate Passes Bill That Could Transform Uber And Lyft [Video]California Senate Passes Bill That Could Transform Uber And Lyft

The California state senate passed legislation late Tuesday that could transition tens of thousands of ride-share drivers from independent contractors into full-time employees.

Credit: CBS 13 Sacramento     Duration: 00:28Published

California Close To Passing Protections For Rideshare Drivers [Video]California Close To Passing Protections For Rideshare Drivers

The law would give gig economy workers new wage and benefit protections.

Credit: CBS 13 Sacramento     Duration: 00:31Published

State Senate approves bill that would change State Senate approves bill that would change "gig economy" employment

A bill that would classify independent contractors in California as employees is on the verge of becoming a law.

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 01:48Published

At Issue: Vax Politics / Gig Work [Video]At Issue: Vax Politics / Gig Work

Phil Matier discusses two issues facing the legislature with state senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo). (9-8-19)

Credit: CBS 5 SF KPIX     Duration: 09:37Published

Ride-Hailing Companies Push Back Against Bill That Would Reclassify 'Gig' Workers [Video]Ride-Hailing Companies Push Back Against Bill That Would Reclassify 'Gig' Workers

Companies like Uber and Lyft are pushing the state of California to come up with a new classification for workers that falls somewhere between "company employee" and "independent contractor." Len..

Credit: CBS 5 SF KPIX     Duration: 02:43Published

Debate Over Gig Worker Measure Continues In Sacramento [Video]Debate Over Gig Worker Measure Continues In Sacramento

Anne Makovec reports on state legislators debating proposed law that could change gig economy crucial to Uber and Lyft (8-30-2019)

Credit: CBS 5 SF KPIX     Duration: 01:47Published

How Freelancers Can Keep The Tax Man Happy [Video]How Freelancers Can Keep The Tax Man Happy

If you make your money through the gig economy, you may have to pay quarterly taxes to avoid an IRS penalty. The IRS allows freelancers to pay quarterly estimated taxes with an electronic funds..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:42Published

UK inequality: How the 'gig economy' is reshaping workers' rights [Video]UK inequality: How the 'gig economy' is reshaping workers' rights

UK inequality: How the 'gig economy' is reshaping workers' rights

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 03:44Published

At Issue: PG&E / Gig Economy [Video]At Issue: PG&E / Gig Economy

KPIX 5's Phil Matier talks with California state senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo) about PG&E's ability to meet future demand; Seg. 2: addressing the needs of part-time and contract workers. (8-18-19)

Credit: CBS 5 SF KPIX     Duration: 10:02Published

Bill Could Impact Gig Economy [Video]Bill Could Impact Gig Economy

AB-5 would make some workers full employees under California law.

Credit: CBS 13 Sacramento     Duration: 02:13Published

GIG ECONOMY: A new state bill could drastically alter the gig economy [Video]GIG ECONOMY: A new state bill could drastically alter the gig economy

A new state bill could drastically alter the gig economy

Credit: CBS 5 SF KPIX     Duration: 02:28Published

Digital Trends Live - 8.6.19 - Apple Card Rolls Out Today + LG Previews A 3-Screen Phone [Video]Digital Trends Live - 8.6.19 - Apple Card Rolls Out Today + LG Previews A 3-Screen Phone

On today's episode: Apple rolls out it credit card to a select group today, other iPhone users later this month; LG teased a 3-screen phone that will be unveiled at IFA; Hyundai shows off a solar roof..

Credit: Digital TrendsPublished

How To Make Your Side Hustle Actually Worth Your Time [Video]How To Make Your Side Hustle Actually Worth Your Time

Many people dream of starting a side hustle from their kitchen table that could double their income or more. And according to Business Insider, it's quite possible to do that. But there are three..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

Dem Pete Buttigieg Reveals New Pro-Workers Plan [Video]Dem Pete Buttigieg Reveals New Pro-Workers Plan

A few days ahead of the next Democratic debate, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg revealed a plan that backs American workers and increases minimum wages. According to Reuters, the mayor..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:46Published

 

Online background check startup Checkr rakes in $160 million to help companies hire more people, faster, in an incredibly competitive labor market

online background check startup checkr rakes in $160 million to help companies hire more people, faster, in an incredibly competitive labor market
· *Checkr, an online tool to conduct background checks on job candidates, announced Thursday it raised $160 million in Series D funding. * · *The round was led by T. Rowe Price Associates with..
Business Insider - Published

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Here is what you need to know. 1. *US stocks are set to drop after the Fed's 'hawkish shift' tempers hopes for further rate cuts.* Fed Chair Jerome Powell cut the benchmark rate by 25 basis points..
Business Insider - Published

Serbia's gig jobs gagging for a rejig

Post-communist countries in Eastern Europe are part of global supply chains and the gig economy may offer a way to keep the best from leaving. But regulations are slowing efforts to slow the..
Deutsche Welle - Published

California Governor Signs Law Protecting Gig Economy Workers

The measure that reclassifies many independent contractors as employees could have national implications for the so-called gig economy.
NPR - Published Also reported by •engadgetNewsmax

Newsom signs sweeping new California labor rules into law

Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 5 into law, which radically changes the state's employment laws and in many cases will make employees out of independent contractors. The new law also sets up..
bizjournals - Published

California Governor Signs Law on Gig Economy That Could 'Gut the Music Industry'

California's governor on Wednesday signed sweeping labor legislation that aims to give wage and benefit protections to rideshare drivers at...
Billboard.com - Published

California governor signs gig economy labor bill into law

California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed into law a controversial labor bill, AB 5, which spells out when companies must treat "gig economy" contract workers as employees.
Reuters - Published

Gig In or Get Out: Will Gen Z Endanger or Embrace the Gig Economy’s Future?

gig in or get out: will gen z endanger or embrace the gig economy’s future?
LOWELL, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #GenerationZ--Global research from The Workforce Institute at Kronos examines attitudes of Gen Z in the workplace pertaining to the gig economy.
Business Wire - Published

MyDoc removes barriers in healthcare with the power of language

MyDoc offers services in five languages to cater for globetrotters in a gig economy · MyDoc services now offered in five languages: English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Vietnamese, and..
PR Newswire Asia - Published

California's contractor law was aimed at Uber and Lyft, but it could cause much bigger problems for food delivery startups

california's contractor law was aimed at uber and lyft, but it could cause much bigger problems for food delivery startups
· *On Friday, California lawmakers passed a law that could force companies like Uber and Lyft to reclassify independent contractors as full-time employees.* · *Assembly Bill 5 could be detrimental..
Business Insider - Published

Government must regulate ‘gig economy’ - Lib Dems

UK employment rights lag behind those of other European countries and the ’gig economy’ is fuelling job insecurity, a Liberal Democrats conference event heard today.
Law Society Gazette - Published

2 Stocks for the Rise of the Gig Economy

The gig economy has seen a surge in popularity in recent years, but what exactly is it, and what companies are buying in?
Motley Fool - Published

Why it's unlikely the gig economy will progress past niche status

Economic reports indicate gig work will remain, for most people, a side-hustle despite past claims it would completely transf -More- 
SmartBrief - Published

NY weighs reshaping labor laws for the gig economy

The legislature, on the heels of similar action in Calif., will consider bills to redefine independent contractors.
Newsday - Published

This Tech Stock Looks Like the Next Shopify (TSX:SHOP)

Shopify Inc (TSX:SHOP)(NYSE:SHOP) stock has increased in value 15-fold over the last four years. One gig-economy stock looks to replicate Shopify's success in rapid fashion.
Motley Fool - Published

Maybe We’re Not All Going to Be Gig Economy Workers After All

Companies like Uber are hitting the turbulence of government regulation, worker resistance and labor market reality.
NYTimes.com - Published

Could California’s Assembly Bill 5 Kill Gig Economy Stocks?

A new California law called Assembly Bill 5 could force gig economy companies like Uber and Lyft to treat their contractors as employees. This could be a big victory for gig labor... but could it kill..
Wealth Daily - Published

California governor expected to sign new legislation for independent workers

California Governor Gavin Newsom is expected to sign new legislation intended to help the Legion of Independent Workers in the so-called gig economy. The law would make "gig workers" eligible for..
CBS News - Published

Get set for the gig economy

Being a freelancer makes for a great opportunity to explore one’s potential to the fullest, in a more flexible environment
Hindu - Published

Why California's new labour law will hit more than just ridesharing

California's new labour law aimed at regularising "gig economy" workers could affect a wide range of industries - we tell you more. Also, Donald Trump signals he could be open to a partial trade deal..
France 24 - Published

Kyte brings the rental car to you—then the driver finds a way home

Kyte wants to bring rental cars to users.  That means no parking lots with special access instructions, lines at rental car agencies, or even reserved spots on the street. A contract worker —..
Mashable - Published

New California labor law could chill gig economy IPOs and investments

Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Postmates, Instacart and gig economy pioneer TaskRabbit are among the high-profile Bay Area gig economy companies that face potential investor backlash under Assembly Bill 5.
bizjournals - Published

Why Newspapers Are Fighting California’s Landmark Labor Bill

Thursday: The collateral effects of a bill aimed at protecting gig economy workers. Also: A move forward for a statewide rent cap; and natural wine
NYTimes.com - Published

California Applies Brakes to Galloping Gig Economy

california applies brakes to galloping gig economy
California Assembly Bill 5, which would require many businesses to hire workers as employees rather than independent contractors -- and reclassify their existing workforces accordingly -- has passed..
E-Commerce Times - Published

California law on rideshare drivers may hurt 'gig economy'

california law on rideshare drivers may hurt 'gig economy'
Washington (AFP) Sept 12, 2019 Labor activists Wednesday were celebrating California's move to have drivers treated as employees by rideshare firms even as it fueled concerns it will hurt digital..
Energy Daily - Published

You Call It the Gig Economy. California Calls It ‘Feudalism.’

A bill will drive a national debate over how to reshape labor laws so that workers get their fair share in a service and knowledge economy.
NYTimes.com - Published

Uber is vowing to fight in court against the new California bill that threatens to turn its drivers into employees

uber is vowing to fight in court against the new california bill that threatens to turn its drivers into employees
· *Uber will fight to keep its drivers as independent contractors after California passed a bill forcing "gig economy" companies to treat their workers as employees.* · *Assembly Bill 5 "does not..
Business Insider - Published

Labour Wins Big in California Ruling Against Gig Economy Employers


RIA Nov. - Published

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. 1. *Oracle CEO Mark Hurd is taking a leave of absence, saying he needs "time focused on my health."* Oracle shares fell more than..
Business Insider - Published

Uber won’t reclassify drivers as employees, despite California’s AB5 ruling

uber won’t reclassify drivers as employees, despite california’s ab5 ruling
Uber has said it has no plans to reclassify its vast army of drivers as employees, in light of the the gig workers’ rights bill passed in the California Senate yesterday. “We continue to believe..
The Next Web - Published

Need Reskilling and Non-traditional Talent Nurturing in a Culture of Lifelong Learning - Finds New Global Research from Infosys

need reskilling and non-traditional talent nurturing in a culture of lifelong learning - finds new global research from infosys
Soft skills that emphasize collaboration emerged higher than individual skills and are just as important as technical prowess Learnability is the most undervalued intangible skill, with lack of..
PR Newswire Asia - Published

Is the gig economy bill a disaster or triumph for ride-hailing? Depends on who you ask.

Uber and Lyft have been warning drivers about the end of flexible schedules, and passengers about more expensive rides that take longer to arrive, all thanks to a California bill that passed this..
Mashable - Published

California Contract Workers Bill Heads To Governor's Desk

Watch VideoA bill requiring companies like Uber and Lyft to treat contract workers as employees is now heading to California Gov. Gavin Newsom's desk. The bill would redefine employer-worker..
Newsy - Published

Uber, Lyft, and DoorDash are gearing up for a $90 million fight in California — here’s why they oppose the state’s new gig-worker bill and what they're proposing instead (UBER, LYFT)

uber, lyft, and doordash are gearing up for a $90 million fight in california — here’s why they oppose the state’s new gig-worker bill and what they're proposing instead (uber, lyft)
· *California senators passed Assembly Bill 5, a proposed law that could be devastating for Uber and Lyft.* · *The companies, along with others like DoorDash and Postmates, have proposed an..
Business Insider - Published

California Senate passes bill to tighten 'gig' worker rule

The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for gig economy companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent..
Reuters - Published

The gig (economy) is up: New California law upgrades Lyft, Uber, other app serfs to staff


The Register - Published

The Latest: Bill passed involving wages at Uber, other firms

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a California bill that would provide wage and other benefits to workers at so-called gig economy companies such as Uber and Lyft. (all times local): 11:35..
SeattlePI.com - Published

You Might Like


 Page 1  〉 
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.