This $586.56 San Francisco Lawsuit Could Destroy The Entire ‘Gig Economy’

Two California Federal District courts have already ruled that property preservation specialists are employees and not independent contractors.

A U.S. District Court … Northern District of California in San Francisco is being asked to rule that GrubHub drivers are employees and not independent contractors. Although Lawson only seeks a small, estimated sum of $586.56, the result of the trial could potentially affect the employment models of companies like Uber, Lyft, Postmates, Caviar, DoorDash and many others. Keep your eye on what is happening in the California courts. This can have an affect on the field services industry.

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