Description: At issue is whether Uber drivers in California were misclassified as independent contractors. By not classifying drivers as employees, Uber saves money by not having to pay minimum wage or payroll taxes.
Source: Fortune.com – video report
Date: Sep 02, 2015
Questions for Discussions:
- What are the benefits to Uber if drivers are classified as independent operators?
- What do you believe makes someone an “employee”?