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CA Law Was to Give Uber Drivers New Protections. Instead, Comedians Lost Work

CA Law Was to Give Uber Drivers New Protections. Instead, Comedians Lost Work
Early this year, the organizers of a small Bay Area theater told Alicia Dattner they wouldn’t be able to pay her for an upcoming comedy act. The reason: A new California law that reclassified gig-economy workers, such as Uber drivers, as employees meant it would be too expensive to hire her. Ms. Dattner was confused.…

Early this year, the organizers of a small Bay Area theater told Alicia Dattner they wouldn’t be able to pay her for an upcoming comedy act. The reason: A new California law that reclassified gig-economy workers, such as Uber drivers, as employees meant it would be too expensive to hire her.

Ms. Dattner was confused. Why was a law aimed at Uber and Lyft affecting comedians?

“It…

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