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Hundreds Of Driver Back Pay Claims Could Wallop Uber

Posted on November 4, 2016

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Uber is facing the likelihood of several hundred more legal claims from taxi drivers who believe they have been wrongly classed as self-employed and are owed backdated holiday pay and missing wages.

If successful, the new cases could significantly increase Uber’s costs in holiday pay and compensation for underpayment of the minimum wage where it can be proved.

TheGuardian.com article here

Related Topics: driver pay, employee vs independent contractor, labor laws, lawsuits, taxis, Uber, United Kingdom, wage lawsuits

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