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New Zealand court says Uber drivers are employees

In an October 2022 judgment, the New Zealand Employment Courts concluded that Uber drivers are employees who are entitled to the protection and benefits offered by their employment law. This decision will encourage voices advocating for the rights of Gig workers globally to be aligned with those of more traditional employees. The Gig economy refers … Continue reading

Florida Uber Driver Insurance Bill – Consider the opportunities

The Florida US Senate is pursuing an “Uber Bill” to set statewide insurance standards for the drivers of ride-hailing services. The legislation will set separate minimum coverage requirements for when drivers are personally using their vehicles and when drivers are logged into transportation network company apps. The Bill also sets out requirements to ensure that … Continue reading