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A U.S. District Just Allowed the Possibility for Drivers to Bring a Class Action Lawsuit Against Uber

A U.S. District Just Allowed the Possibility for Drivers to Bring a Class Action Lawsuit Against Uber

There’s been a key development in a case that threatens Uber’s business model. Uber drivers are now entitled to class action status in litigation over whether they are independent contractors or employees. Basically, some Uber drivers are sick of expenses...
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A Toronto Man Has Been Denied Subsidized Housing Because He's Not Muslim

A Toronto Man Has Been Denied Subsidized Housing Because He's Not Muslim

Prospective residents of subsidized housing in Toronto must meet certain criteria to be eligible for rent-geared-to-income accommodation. Being...
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Chimps and Other Animals Could Soon Have the Same Legal Rights as Children

Chimps and Other Animals Could Soon Have the Same Legal Rights as Children

Chimps, elephants, orcas and even African grey parrots may soon be eligible for non-human personhood status. A judge's ruling last...
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40 uberX Cars Have Been Seized in a Montreal Crackdown

The City of Montreal's taxi bureau has shown that it ain’t no joke by seizing 40 vehicles from uberX drivers in the past few weeks. By offering lower fares than the average cab and not requiring a taxi license, uberX has caused quite a commotion. But is business just business?
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Legal Marijuana is Now the Fastest Growing Industry in America

The U.S. economy is making green off green. According to a recent report, legal marijuana is now the fastest-growing industry in the country – and could soon surpass the organic food industry in sales – which, of course, means Canada is very likely to follow suit in the near future
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Adam Eidelmann and Jamie Benizri: Today's Notable Young Entrepreneurs

Today's Notable Young Entrepreneurs are Adam Eidelmann and Jamie Benizri of Legal Logik, whose company provides high-quality and accessible legal services to individuals and businesses using unique menu-style programs
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YPDaily: Gil Michel Garcia

In addition to being the President and CEO of WAFU Inc., the Montreal-based manufacturer and distributor of Wafu (the award-winning Japanese dressings), Gil Michel-Garcia assists Canadian and other non-US companies in raising private debt and equity capital in the United States. What was the inspiration for his career route? Find out in today's YPDaily
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