The amount is a fraction of what could have been required and its business model of independent contractors stays intact.
Uber so far has declined to join the lawsuit against the measure, which could result in rate increases for ridehail customers.
Contract workers, including ones for TNCs, can now pursue claims in court instead of mandatory arbitration.
They're still employees, the second highest court in the land reaffirms.
A leading industry advocate calls the decision a big win for luxury ground transportation in New York City.
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A trio of drivers claims the clients racked up a $500,000 tab and then vamoosed the following month without paying.
The TNC published a white paper that concludes most of its drivers are happy and earn more than minimum wage.
Many drivers with bad experiences question how independent their roles as contractors really are.
A three-judge panel ruled in favor of the TNC in a lawsuit that could steer the future of the gig economy.
A report proposes commercial drivers in New York City get a wage floor of $17.22 per hour.
While the numbers are hard to pin down, the reality is drivers don't make much when factoring out overhead costs.
Doug Schifter was waging a campaign to stop Uber from taking the livelihoods of black car drivers until he killed himself.
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