Aggregated Contracting News Articles
- Bills sign McDermott to multiyear extension
The Buffalo Bills have signed coach Sean McDermott to a multiyear contract extension.
Fox News. Wed, 12 Aug 2020 22:15:33 GMT.
- Moderna Analysts Say COVID-19 Vaccine Contract Reflects Pricing Risk, Shows Ability To Scale
After hinting at ongoing negotiations for larger vaccine deals on its earnings call, Moderna Inc (NASDAQ: MRNA) said late Tuesday that it signed an agreement with the U.S. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 12 Aug 2020 15:27:17 -0400.
- California Judge Orders Uber And Lyft To Classify Drivers As Employees
The rideshare giants have long fought to classify its drivers as contractors.
ABC News. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 17:32:14 -0400.
- How serial killer Jose Martinez got away with 36 murders
According to a new book, The Devil's Harvest by journalist Jessica Garrison, Martinez was a contract killer who also murdered for other reasons in California and other states.
Daily Mail. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 20:29:42 GMT.
- Coronavirus: Boy, 7, drowned after high fever caused seizure
The unnamed boy became the youngest person in Georgia to die from coronavirus last week. It's suspected he contracted the virus after attending a Savannah church (pictured).
Daily Mail. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 17:32:41 GMT.
- California Wins Injunction Against Uber and Lyft, Classifying Drivers as Contractors
The state is suing to make them comply with AB5.
Richard Lawler. Entrepreneur. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:38:43 GMT.
- U.S. Contractor Knew of Explosive Material in Beirut Since at Least 2016
An American contractor spotted and reported the potential danger at least four years ago, but U.S. officials denied they were aware of the findings until last week, after the blast.
Maria Abi-habib and Ben Hubbard. New York Times. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 02:21:21 +0000.
- Judge Blocks Uber, Lyft From Classifying Drivers as Contractors in California
Uber and Lyft were accused of violating a new state law requiring companies to classify workers as employees if they controlled how workers did their jobs, or the work was part of their normal business.
Voice of America. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:42:16 -0400.
- 'Horrible sequence of mistakes': How bullet train contractors botched a bridge project
A bridge that was supposed to take a year is incomplete after four, partly because of corrosion and other problems involving California's high-speed-rail contractors.
Ralph Vartabedian. Los Angeles Times. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 08:00:03 -0400.
- Coronavirus: Pret a Manger to cut staff hours
The sandwich chain has asked staff to work 20% fewer contracted hours due to the pandemic.
BBC News. Sun, 09 Aug 2020 15:29:19 GMT.
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