Uber Fined $59 Million, May Pay Just $150,000 Over Sexual Assault DataUber has struck a deal with a California regulator that would drastically reduce a substantial fine against the company for failing to hand over data on sexual assault incidents on its platform.
SF Law Firm Representing Huge Caseload Of Sex Assault Claims Against Uber Seeks To Unify LawsuitsA San Francisco-based law firm has requested to unify all its civil lawsuits against Uber, in an effort to manage the growing caseload against the ridesharing company.
California Reopens: Uber Latest Tech Company To Rethink Return-To-Office PlansLess than three months after announcing that its employees would be required to come back to the office at least three days a week, Uber is backtracking.
COVID Vaccines: Uber / Lyft To Provide Free Rides To Vaccination Sites In New White House PartnershipUber and Lyft, both headquartered in San Francisco, will provide free rides to and from vaccination sites until July 4 as part of a new partnership with the White House.
Demand For Uber Jumps as Delivery Services Grow, Ride-Hailing ReturnsSan Francisco-based ride-sharing company Uber reported good news Wednesday, as it saw record growth in its first quarter thanks to growing food delivery work and recovery on its ride-sharing side.
UPDATE: San Francisco Uber Assault Suspect Arna Kimiai Appears at Preliminary HearingOne of the women accused of attacking a San Francisco Uber driver in a video that went viral last March appeared at a preliminary court hearing Monday morning.
Former Uber Driver Gets 46 Years To Life For Raping, Stealing From Passengers In Central CaliforniaA former Uber driver in central California was sentenced Monday to 46 years to life in prison for sexually assaulting and stealing from passengers.
COVID Reopening: Uber Expects Employees At The Office At Least 3 Days A WeekAs offices reopen, Uber says its employees can work from home if they choose — but only for two days a week.
Arna Kimiai Enters Not Guilty Plea In San Francisco Attack On Uber Driver Subhakar KhadkaAppearing via Zoom, Arna Kimiai entered a not guilty plea Monday to multiple charges stemming from a violent confrontation with Uber Driver Subhakar Khadka that was recorded by an in-vehicle camera and went viral on social media.
Economic COVID-19 Rebound; Demand For Uber Rides Showing Sharp IncreaseAs the economy slowly awakens from its forced COVID-19 slumber, there are signs of a recovery. Uber says it is facing a record demand for rides and meal delivery.
UPDATE: Uber Attack Suspect Arna Kimiai Charged With Assault, Attempted RobberyThe San Francisco District Attorney's Office on Wednesday announced multiple charges against Arna Kimaiai, one of the women suspected in an attack of an Uber driver that was caught on camera earlier this month.
UPDATE: San Francisco Uber Attack Suspect Arna Kimiai Out On Bail After Surrendering To PoliceArna Kimiai, one of the women suspected of attacking an Uber driver in San Francisco that was caught on camera last week, has bailed out of jail after turning herself in to authorities.
Uber Assault Suspect Malaysia King Returning To San Francisco To Face ChargesUber assault suspect Malaysia King agreed during a court appearance in Las Vegas Monday to return to San Francisco to face charges filed against her in a videotaped confrontation with driver Subhakar Khadka.
Suspects In Custody; Recovering Uber Driver Grateful For Outpouring Of SupportWith two women now in police custody after a violent videotaped confrontation inside his Uber, Subhakar Khadka took to social media Monday to thank San Francisco Bay Area residents for all their love and support as he recovers from the alleged attack.
Suspect Arrested; Driver Claims Race Played Role In San Francisco Uber AssaultWhen he heard that one of two female passengers captured on in-car video assaulting him last weekend had been arrested, Uber driver Subhakar Khadka said a sense of relief swept over his body.