Uber, Postmates sue California over AB5

Uber, Postmates sue California over AB5

Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO of Uber, speaking at the 2019 WEF in Davos, Switzerland on Jan. 23rd, 2019. Adam Galica | CNBC Uber, delivery start-up Postmates, and two contractors who work for the companies filed suit against the state of California on Monday, alleging that the recently passed Assembly Bill 5 is unconstitutional. The law, which … Read more…

Vox Media to cut hundreds of freelance jobs ahead of California's AB5

Vox Media to cut hundreds of freelance jobs ahead of California’s AB5

Jim Bankoff David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Hundreds of freelance writers at Vox Media, primarily those covering sports for the SB Nation site, will lose their jobs in the coming months as the company prepares for a California law to go into effect that will force companies to reclassify contractors in the … Read more…