Nanny Accuses Uber, Airbnb Executives Of Repeated Sexual Harassment, Wage ViolationsA lawsuit filed Wednesday in San Francisco against two prominent executives alleges the couple paid a longtime live-in nanny less than the minimum wage and repeatedly sexually harassed her.
2 French Uber Execs Facing Prison For Alleged Fraud, Illegal PracticesUber execs Thiebaud Simphal and Pierre-Dimitry Gore-Coty face up to five years in prison and fines of $335,000 per charge over allegations of fraudulent commercial activity, operating an illegal taxi service, and maintaining illegal databases.
Amazon Likes Uber's ModelAmazon is borrowing from Uber's playbook, hiring part-time delivery drivers who can deliver as much as they want to, when they want.
Uber Taking Over Former Sears Building To Become One Of Oakland's Largest EmployersRide-booking service Uber Technologies has purchased the former Sears building in downtown Oakland and plans to house thousands of employees there, making it one of the city's largest employers, according to city and company officials.
Classification Lawsuits Are Good For San Francisco Job SeekersA major class-action suit has the potential to alter the way San Francisco's on-demand companies do business. And that's good news for the Bay Area workforce.
Uber CEO Heckled On Late Show With Stephen ColbertStephen Colbert's interview with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Thursday night came with an unexpected twist -- a protester.
Lawsuit Filed By California Drivers Against Uber Gets Class-Action StatusA federal judge has granted class-action status to a case in California against Uber over payment of drivers.
Uber Hires Hackers Who Remotely Took Over Moving JeepUber has hired two hackers who were able to take over a Jeep while it was being driven by a journalist.
Uber, Lyft Allowed To Make Pickups At Los Angeles Int'l AirportUber, Lyft and other ride-hailing companies won approval Tuesday to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport after weeks of debate over whether their drivers are properly screened to weed out criminals.
Ex-Kidnappers, Sex Offenders, Murderer Among Uber Drivers Picking Up Passengers, District Attorney FindsUber drivers include ex-kidnappers, sex-offenders, and even a murderer, according to evidence gathered by the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office.
Pilot Program Allows Uber To Serve Passengers At Oakland International AirportTransportation network company Uber has made an agreement with the airport authorizing the company's UberX service to legally pick up and drop off passengers.
Uber, Lyft Apply For Permits To Operate In NevadaRide-hailing companies Uber and Lyft say they've filed applications for permits to operate in Nevada.