FedEx Loses Driver-Classification Legal Skirmishes

Discussion in 'The Latest FedEx Headlines' started by cheryl, Apr 5, 2008.

  1. cheryl

    cheryl I started this. Staff Member

    FedEx Loses Driver-Classification Legal Skirmishes - Workforce Management

    FedEx Ground has lost ground in recent weeks in its fight to define its delivery drivers as independent contractors rather than employees. A federal judge ruled that 19 state lawsuits against FedEx Ground can proceed as class actions.
  2. MrFedEx

    MrFedEx Engorged Member

    This is probably a direct tie-in with Fred Smith exercising his stock options this past week. The writing is on the wall for the FedEx Ground issue, and Smith has done about all the stalling and pontification possible to keep the stock from tanking. He's just cashing-in while he still can.