As a driver on the Lyft platform, you recognize and believe that you and Lyft are in a direct business relationship and that the relationship between the parties under this agreement is exclusively in accordance with the independent parties. You and Lyft expressly agree that this is not an employment contract and does not establish a working relationship between you and Lyft; and (2) by this agreement, no joint venture, franchisor, partnership or agency relationship is planned or created. You are not allowed to ling Lyft and you agree not to assert yourself as a Lyft employee, agent or agent. Any arbitration procedure implemented under this arbitration agreement is managed by the American Arbitration Association (AAA), in accordance with its consumerist arbitration rules, in effect at the time of the opening of the arbitration, as amended by the terms set out in this agreement. Copies of these rules are available on the AAA (www.adr.org) website (the “AAA Rules”) or by phone from the AAA at 1-800-778-7879. Regardless of the above, if they are requested by you and if appropriate on the basis of the facts and circumstances of the claims made, the arbitrator has the power to choose another sentence of the AAA rules, but under no circumstances can the arbitrator consolidate more than a person`s claims or, otherwise, preside over any form of representative procedure. , collective or class. The parties may choose another arbitration administrator by mutual written consent. U.S. District Judge Edward Chen of San Francisco last month heard arguments about Uber`s disqualification claim. It also monitors Uber drivers` petition to force Uber to pay their original arbitration fees and lyfts lawsuit against Keller Lenkner. It is likely that Judge Chens Docket will soon contain the new petition asking Lyft to also pay the conciliation fees for the drivers.