Uber Class Action Update

This summer, Uber announced a settlement of the class actions claims against it in California and Massachusetts for a monetary payment of up to $100,000,000. But the judge overseeing the case rejected the settlement. Separately, but significantly, a federal appeals court ruled that the arbitration agreements signed by most drivers were … [Read more...]

Uber Drivers: employees or independent contractors?

Uber recently announced a class action settlement for California and Massachusetts drivers involving a monetary payment of up to $100,000,000. This lawsuit was the first of several class action lawsuits against Uber. WHY ARE DRIVERS SUING UBER? The recently settled lawsuit primarily focused on how Uber classifies its drivers. Uber … [Read more...]