TITLE

SHARING ECONOMY MISCLASSIFICATION: EMPLOYEES AND INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS IN TRANSPORTATION NETWORK COMPANIES

AUTHOR(S)
Redfearn III, Robert L.
PUB. DATE
January 2016
SOURCE
Berkeley Technology Law Journal;2016 Special Issue, Vol. 31, p1023
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses employment classification in the sharing economy by analyzing the misclassification suit launched against Uber Technologies, Inc., by its drivers. It mentions that legal classification test and the legislatures need to construct a new employment classification test as independent contractors. It also mentions that complex working relationships in the sharing economy.
ACCESSION #
120485594

 

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