Typically, legal news is bad news for Uber. Today may be an exception. For $20 million, Uber settled two years-long civil suits brought by drivers who wanted to be treated as employees by the company rather than part-time contractors, according to The Verge . One of the plaintiffs’ lawyers representing 13,600 drivers who are part of the settlement said as a result, each one will get a payout of...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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