UK panel to rule on whether Uber drivers are employees

 Another blow for Uber’s UK business: The company has lost its appeal against an employment tribunal ruling which last year judged that the Uber drivers who brought the case should be classified as workers, rather than self-employed contractors. Read More

UK panel to rule on whether Uber drivers are employees

A British panel is set to rule Friday on whether Uber drivers are employees of the ride-hailing service, in a case with broad implications for the so-called gig economy.

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Phys.org

UK's Employment Appeal Tribunal rules that Uber must treat drivers as employees, not independent contractors

The gig economy business model has been a key cog in Uber’s success to date but it’s not without controversy.

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Techspot

Uber loses court appeal against drivers' rights

The firm's drivers should get workers' rights including holiday and sick pay, a tribunal rules.

Fri 10 Nov 17 from BBC Technology

British panel rules Uber drivers are employees, not contractors

The decision could have implications for workers in the so-called gig economy.        

Fri 10 Nov 17 from USA today

Appeal tribunal rules Uber drivers are definitely employees

Is Uber a taxi firm or a technology company, and are its drivers self-employed or mistreated employees? These questions are being asked of Uber the world over, and last year an employment ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Engadget

Uber loses UK tribunal appeal over driver employment rights

 Another blow for Uber’s UK business: The company has lost its appeal against an employment tribunal ruling which last year judged that the Uber drivers who brought the case should ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from TechCrunch

Uber loses UK appeal, must treat drivers as workers - Roadshow

The Employment Appeal Tribunal in London has said that Uber must treat its drivers as workers.

Fri 10 Nov 17 from CNET

Employment panel rules Uber drivers are workers with rights

LONDON (AP) -- A British panel ruled Friday that Uber drivers are workers with labor rights like paid time off, in a decision with broad implications for the so-called gig economy....

Fri 10 Nov 17 from AP

The Latest: Uber appeals UK ruling on drivers' labor rights

LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on the ongoing legal cases against Uber (all times local):...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from AP

Uber loses UK appeal bid to overturn workers' rights decision

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] lost an appeal on Friday to overturn a decision by a tribunal which said its drivers deserved workers' rights such as the minimum wage, in a blow to the taxi ...

Fri 10 Nov 17 from Reuters Technology

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