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New York State Department of Labor Misclassification – Delivery Workers Were Independent Contractors

In a major victory for businesses, the NYS Appellate Division ruled that Postmates Inc. did not misclassify couriers as independent contractors.  On or about June 21, 2018, the court’s decision, In the Matter of the Claim of Luis A. Vega … Continue reading

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Questions about the “improved” Bloomberg news delivery portal

Bloomberg Law has notified BNA Premier subscribers that all print subscriptions will cease.  Titles now available as electronic Resource Centers, such as Bankruptcy Law Resource Center, will cease publication and this content will be delivered via a “news delivery portal.”  … Continue reading

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Pizza delivery – in the not too distant future

In the not too distant future… “Hey Google, order me a pizza – the usual, but a large this time, and have it delivered.” Google Duplex calls pizza place. Pizza place AI bot answers the phone.  The bots talk to … Continue reading

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Fifth Circuit Dashes Delivery Driver’s Bid to Keep Wage Hour Claims Out of Arbitration

In Edwards v. DoorDash, Inc., No. 17-20082 (5th Cir. Apr. 25, 2018), the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals reaffirmed its position that arbitrability of claims, including whether class or collective claims must be arbitrated individually, is a threshold question that … Continue reading

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Paint Pollution Potentially Delays Delivery of Carnival Horizon

The delivery of Carnival's newest cruise ship, the Carnival Horizon, which is currently in dry dock in Italy, is at risk of being delayed due to concerns that the water in the surrounding basin has been polluted during the painting … Continue reading

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