West Virginia

West Virginia Law says Ridesharing Drivers are Independent Contractors

West Virginia

On March 15, West Virginia Governor signed House Bill 4228 into law which enabled Transportation Network Companies, such as Uber and Lyft to operate in West Virginia.  The new law also states that drivers are independent contractors if they meet five conditions.  HB 4228 provides: (3) “Transportation network company” means a corporation, partnership, sole proprietorship,…