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FTC issues warning to Uber, Lyft, DoorDash and other 'working in concert' companies

FTC issues warning to Uber, Lyft, DoorDash and other ‘working in concert’ companies

The Federal Trade Commission announced Thursday that it plans to crack down on the exploitation of gig workers, who the agency says are entitled to protection regardless of classification. The commission adopted a policy statement that details issues construction workers face — including misleading claims about their wages and hours, unfair contract terms and more …

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Biden has finalized his plan to rein in Big Tech.  Big Tech was not invited.

Biden has finalized his plan to rein in Big Tech. Big Tech was not invited.

President Joe Biden’s administration released a checklist of actions needed to rein in Big Tech on Thursday, following a roundtable “listening session” on issues in the tech industry. But administration officials weren’t “listening” to companies that are the target of many desired actions – Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc. GOOGL, +2.09% GOOG, +2.16%, Amazon.com Inc. …

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