Fairness Rocks News UK Supreme Court says Uber drivers are not independent contractors


Fairness Rocks News UK Supreme Court says Uber drivers are not independent contractors

Home Industry News UK Supreme Court says Uber drivers are not independent contractors

Author: TIMOTHY B. LEE

Date: February 19, 2021

Original Source: ARS TECHNICA

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UK Supreme Court says Uber drivers are not independent contractors

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom has ruled that Uber drivers are legally workers, not self-employed contractors as Uber has argued in courts around the world. The ruling means that drivers in Britain and Northern Ireland are eligible for additional benefits and protections, including a minimum wage.

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