Government, Business

Gig Work Vote in Massachusetts Blocked by Court

A Massachusetts ballot initiative bankrolled by Uber Technologies Inc., Lyft Inc., and DoorDash Inc. to cement their workers’ status as independent contractors will not move forward, the state’s Supreme Judicial Court ruled.

Erin Mulvaney | Bloomberg News
June 14, 2022
Government, Safety

Biden Vaccine Mandate for Federal Contractors Blocked

A federal judge in Georgia has blocked the Biden administration’s nationwide mandate for federal contractors’ employees to be vaccinated amid a slew of challenges from states that say the president overstepped his authority in requiring the COVID-19 shots.

Erin Mulvaney | Bloomberg News
December 7, 2021