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Cucumbers and worker classification?

A judicial test involving cucumber farmers is a key reason startups like Uber have been able to classify workers as independent contractors, MarketWatch reports [1]. Dating to 1989, the so-called cucumber test’s fate may change as the California State Supreme Court ponders an employee classification dispute.