California Labor Commission: Uber Drivers Are Employees

California Labor Commission: Uber Drivers Are Employees

(Adam Fagen)

When app-based ride-hailing services make the barrier of entry to the taxi business as low as “yep, I own a car, I try not to hit things with it, and I am not a criminal,” traditional ideas about who is an “employee” have to change. Recent legal decisions in Florida and California have declared drivers for Uber and similar services to be employees, which could be very expensive for these companies if the decision holds up on appeal.

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Arrivalist taps Digital Element’s technology to help measure travel and tourism boards’ advertising effectiveness

ATLANTA – Digital Element, the leading provider of IP Intelligence and geolocation solutions, announced that Arrivalist, a marketing services company whose patent-pending technology measures the ROI of destination marketers’ advertising, has selected its NetAcuity technology to help discern consumer location in order to measure the effectiveness of city and state tourism boards’ advertising campaigns.

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