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DoorDash Accused Of Withholding Delivery Driver Tips

Feb. 8, 2019, 7:47 PM

A new class action suit says DoorDash Inc. breached its employment contract with its delivery drivers by withholding a portion of their tips.

The app-based food delivery service recruits prospective drivers with advertisements promising drivers they will take home “base pay + 100% tips,” Jamie Webb alleges in her complaint, filed Feb. 8 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

But the company began using customers’ tips to off-set the base pay the company is supposed to be giving them, Webb says. DoorDash purposefully adopted the new payment system to increase the company’s revenue, Webb claims. ...

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