Court Gives Thumbs-Up to Uber Class Action Suit

-INC.COM, SEPTEMBER 1, 2015, FEAT. PROF. JOSEPH SEINER

Uber’s drivers may be legitimate freelancers, or they may be employees illegally misclassified as freelancers, but either way, they’re all in it together now.

That’s the word of U.S. District Judge Edward Chen, who on Tuesday handed down a ruling granting class status to three drivers who are suing the ridesharing company, saying that by labeling them independent contractors it unlawfully deprived them of expense reimbursement and tips. <Read More>