Clarifying Workplace Relationships in the Gig Economy: Shockley v. GoBrands, Inc.
Towards Justice represents Austin Shockley and a proposed class of delivery drivers working across the country for the online convenience store goPuff. Employee misclassification allegedly caused goPuff to illegally fail to pay drivers overtime and force employees to pay employer expenses. Mr. Shockley also alleges that goPuff illegally retaliated against him by firing him for defending his workplace rights. Towards Justice represents the plaintiffs with co-counsel Nichols Kaster, PLLP.