Rideshare & Gig Economy News:Uber Lyft Drivers & Gig workers weekly news this week: I discuss the final version of the current Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (extension)/Unemployment Aid Program, ‘Executive Orders’ needed to be carried out by FEMA and now have been, 34 states already set up to receive $300/week in extra UI benefits, retro active back to August 1st, there are ‘provisions’ that need to be met to receive the extra UI benefits, experts say the program will only be able to last 6 weeks, UnemploymentPUA.com, UBER Drivers have been required to wear masks since May, Finally UBER passengers will also be required to wear masks and provide photo proof (but like always with UBER there is a catch, and we discuss it on the podcast), California vs. UBER in court today regarding sexual harassment and assault claims (between 2017-2019), More AB5 ‘carve-outs’ finally required passage of “clean up bill AB2257”, California: some Independent Contractors will be determined by the “Borello” standard & some will have to pass the “ABC” test, AB5 vs. Connecticut Bill 989.
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2 thoughts on “Rideshare Rodeo Podcast #20 | UBER Passenger Masks, Sexual Assault, & AB5 Carve-outs”
Here’s an idea. Throw away AB5 and start over.
Enjoy podcast. I agree with you completely why wasn’t AB5 a bill that was targeted at Uber, Lyft, & Delivery apps. Plus why did they wait so long to carve these 100+ gigs out. Ridiculous.