- Natalie Foster: Agreement between Uber and new guild could transform gig economy
- It could be key step toward 21st century safety net for contingent workers, she says
Editor's note: Natalie Foster is an adviser to the The Aspen Institute Future of Work Initiative, and a fellow at the Institute for the Future and New America California. She's co-founder of Peers.org and former digital director for President Obama's Organizing for America. Follow her on Twitter at @nataliefoster. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)In April, Uber's settlement of a major class action lawsuit with drivers in California and Massachusetts sparked a lot of headlines: A $100 million price tag tends to do that.