Amazon Prime Now Drivers In Arizona Sue Company For Misclassification, Wage Theft

Amazon Prime Now Drivers In Arizona Sue Company For Misclassification, Wage Theft

(Alan Rappa)

Last year, a group of delivery drivers for Amazon’s Prime Now service who worked through third-party services sued Amazon and their employers in California. Now a group of couriers in Phoenix, Arizona are doing the same, pointing out that being required to wear Prime Now uniforms, ask customers to take Amazon surveys, and work fixed hours from an Amazon warehouse should have made them employees of the mega-e-tailer, not independent subcontractors.

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Colorado AG Investigating Scammers Who Hoard DMV Appointments, Sell Them To Undocumented Residents

Colorado AG Investigating Scammers Who Hoard DMV Appointments, Sell Them To Undocumented Residents

(Jeffrey Beall)

When something is free, but it’ll take a long time to get it, there’s always the chance that someone will try to take advantage of the situation to make a profit off impatient people. In Colorado, the attorney general’s office is investigating a scalping scheme that involves scammers hoarding driver’s license appointments with the Department of Motor Vehicles, then turning around and selling them to undocumented residents.

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