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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Hi, welcome to your Weekend! Next month, when the San Francisco Board of Supervisors reconvenes after its summer recess, one of the matters up for discussion will be a resolution to decriminalize the use of psychedelics. While San Franciscans have never needed Board approval to partake in the wonders of nature, you can bet plenty of tech workers around town will be rooting for a yay...
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