What Does The Uber Independent Contractor Settlement Mean For Businesses Operating In The Gig Economy?

On March 12, 2019, Uber settled a class-action lawsuit filed by a group of ride-service drivers for $20 million.  The lawsuit, filed in 2013, alleged Uber misclassified its drivers as independent contractors to avoid paying...

OSHA Revises Electronic Reporting Rule

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published a final rule on January 25, 2019 revising its electronic reporting rules in an effort to protect employee privacy.  The final rule, originally announced in July 2018,...