California’s Attorney General Xavier Becerra during today’s livestream

California’s Attorney General Xavier Becerra during today’s livestream
Screenshot: Bluejeans

The dubiously legal work model Uber and Lyft take advantage of has been under fire for years, but in the U.S., the epicenter of that fight has been California. Now, with the pandemic as a catalyst, that long-simmering battle has apparently spilled over in a lawsuit filed today by the state’s Attorney General, alleging widespread worker misclassification.

Advertisement

The story is developing…

Advertisement