- An NLRB memo made public this week defines Uber drivers as independent contractors, not employees.
- Uber has fought tooth-and-nail to keep drivers classified as such, to avoid paying things like overtime and other benefits.
- We reached out to drivers to see how they feel about the news. Few were surprised, and many see it as yet another slight from the ride-hailing giant.
Uber drivers will officially be classified as independent contractors — not employees — by the United States government.
That decision, a decisive win for Uber in its fight to avoid paying benefits like overtime and read more >>>