Uber drivers sue, say company ‘coerced’ them to support Prop 22

Uber has been sending drivers in-app messages about its California ballot measure. James Martin/CNET Uber drivers have been getting in-app messages from the company asking them about support for Proposition 22 before they start picking up rides. Proposition 22 is the ballot measure campaign in California backed by Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Instacart and Postmates, which […]

Seattle approves minimum wage for Uber and Lyft drivers

New Seattle regulation requires Uber and Lyft to pay their drivers a minimum wage. Angela Lang/CNET The Seattle City Council unanimously approved a minimum pay standard for Uber and Lyft drivers on Tuesday, the second city in the US to do so. Under the new regulation...