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How Should I Vote on Prop 22 as a Delivery Contractor for Grubhub Doordash Uber Eats Postmates?

I think it’s impossible to tell you how Californians should vote on Prop 22 as a contractor for gig economy apps like Grubhub, Doordash, Postmates, Uber Eats, Lyft and others. I won’t try to tell you which way to vote. There’s a lot of misinformation and distortion out there. I think there’s some flat out …

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California Prop 22 vs AB5: How Would it Impact Delivery Contractors (Grubhub Doordash Postmates Uber Eats etc.)?

The reality of life in California under AB5 is hitting hard this week. Lyft just made the official announcement: They are shutting down in California until the whole mess is settled. Uber has warned they will do the same, though as of this writing (noon, August 20) they haven’t posted anything official. This is the …

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What’s Going on in California? Will AB5 Force Grubhub Doordash Uber Eats to Shut Down?

Uber and Lyft may be shutting down this week in California. Will Doordash, Grubhub and Postmates follow suit? How does this impact Uber Eats food delivery? And what will this mean to those of us not in California? We’ll talk about what all is going on in California, talk a little about the ballot initiative …

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What happens to California drivers for Grubhub, Doordash, Uber Eats etc. on January 1 with AB5?

Drivers who are Independent Contractors for Grubhub, Doordash, Uber Eats, Postmates in California are all wondering, with AB5, what happens to us January 1? What answers are they getting? So what does happen on January 1? Nothing. The only thing that changes on January 1 for California contractors will be the date. That’s it. If …

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AB5 Has Passed. Now What?

Note that this article, “AB5 Has Passed. Now What?” is the sixth of a six part series we will be posting about California Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) that just passed the California State Senate. We published this week’s episode of the Deliver on Your Business podcast early due to the pending passage of AB5. Normally we run …

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But You Don’t Live in California. What Will AB5 Mean For You?

Note that this article, “But You Don’t Live in California. What Will AB5 Mean For You?” is the fifth of a six part series we will be posting about California Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) that just passed the California State Senate. We published this week’s episode of the Deliver on Your Business podcast early due to the …

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Seven Questions on How AB5 Will Effect Couriers for Grubhub, Postmates, Doordash, Uber Eats, etc., in California

Note that this article, “6 Questions on How AB5 Will Affect Couriers for Grubhub, Postmates, Doordash, Uber Eats etc?” is the fourth of a six part series we will be posting about California Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) that just passed the California State Senate. We published this week’s episode of the Deliver on Your Business podcast early …

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Commentary: Why was AB5 Necessary for Gig Delivery?

Note that this article, “Commentary: Why was AB5 Necessary for Gig Delivery?” is the third of a six part series we will be posting about California Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) that just passed the California State Senate. We published this week’s episode of the Deliver on Your Business podcast early due to the pending passage of AB5. …

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Commentary: Three Things I Don’t Like About AB5 as an Independent Contractor.

Note that this article, “Commentary: Three Things I Don’t Like about AB5 As an Independent Contractor” is the second of a six part series we will be posting about California Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) that will be voted on sometime this week. We published this week’s episode of the Deliver on Your Business podcast early …

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AB5 and Grubhub Postmates Doordash Uber Eats Drivers: How Does it Relate?

Note that this article, “What is AB5 and How Does it Relate to Grubhub Doordash Postmates Uber Eats Drivers?” is the first of a six part series we will be posting about California Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) that will be voted on sometime this week. We published this week’s episode of the Deliver on Your …

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How Will AB5, California’s Gig Economy Legislation Impact Us as Delivery Contractors?

AB5, California’s Gig Economy Legislation, could completely change the landscape for delivery contractors in California, with a possible ripple effect nationwide. The legislation has already passed the State Assembly and is expected to pass into law. If signed into law in its current state, most gig economy workers would be classified as employees in the …

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