Posts Tagged ‘mike o’brien’

Sep
2015
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Seattle City Councilman Introduces Novel Legislation to Give Uber Drivers Bargaining Rights

Seattle City Councilman Introduces Novel Legislation to Give Uber Drivers Bargaining Rights
  Seattle city councilman Mike O’Brien has announced legislation which would allow independent contractors such as Uber drivers to collectively bargain for better working conditions. The National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) does not currently allow them to do so.  In the past year Seattle has raised the minimum wage to $15, criminalized...