A judge has allowed Uber drivers in California to take legal action to determine whether they are contractors or employees. Three drivers had sued Uber, arguing they were employees of the company.
Major companies in Canada's energy industry are making another round of deep staff cuts and further shrinking their spending plans as oil and gas players scramble to stay afloat as the year-long commodity rout continues.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell 2.7 percent on Tuesday, in a broad retreat led by financial and energy stocks as oil prices slumped, weak Chinese data renewed fears of slowing growth, and Canada officially slipped into recession.
MONTREAL - Quebecor has locked out workers at its printing plant in Mirabel, north of Montreal. The Teamsters union said the lockout directly affects 44 press workers, mechanics, electricians and handlers.
VANCOUVER - A mistake by Air Canada in offering a package of flights at just 10 per cent of the value has triggered a proposed class-action lawsuit by customers who thought they got an amazing deal.