Archive for February, 2015

Uber and Lyft Drivers Challenging Independent Contractor Status

  • February 24th, 2015
  • Miles Buckingham
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In two California cases filed this month, Uber and Lyft drivers are seeking to be considered employees rather than independent contractors. The Uber and Lyft business models has the companies acting as clearing houses for assignments. Drivers can choose whether to accept any particular assignment (or to reject them) If…

Colorado Court of Appeals Affirms Summary Judgment for Client

  • February 24th, 2015
  • Miles Buckingham
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On February 5, 2015, a panel of the Colorado Court of Appeals entered its opinion on a case won by summary judgment by Nemirow Perez’s Miles Buckingham. The suit, which alleged multiple civil violations by an Arapahoe County homeowners’ association, was won on motion without the need for a trial….