Uber Drivers Welcome Big Settlement, But Here's What They're Still Missing
The article, “Uber Drivers Welcome Big Settlement, But Here's What They're Still Missing,” featured on Campus Circle, discussed how in light of Uber’s settlement, the classification of its drivers still remains unanswered.
Since the settlement doesn’t actually decide the case, the proper classification of Uber drivers as independent contractors or employees remains up in the air. This leaves a lot of questions, according to Todd Scherwin, and a lot of room for more lawsuits.
“Most other companies in the gig economy were hoping Uber would fight this thing all the way, win it, and give everyone peace of mind,” Todd said. “So this leaves a lot of unsettled questions. Someone eventually is going to have to fight it and get a court ruling on it.”
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