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Uber wins legal victory against drivers who want employee benefits - CNET

6 hours ago   |   CNET

Drivers have to settle with the ride-hailing giant individually.
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Uber pledges to cap trip pricing during major emergencies

8 hours ago   |   Engadget

Today, Uber outlined a new set of guidelines regarding how the company will respond in the event of a crisis, such as a natural disaster or terrorist attack. The company's...
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Court rules Uber can force drivers into arbitration over pay, benefits

9 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   5 articles

Uber drivers hoping to be treated as employees may have to go it alone. A federal appeals court in San Francisco has overturned a ruling that would have allowed drivers to...
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Federal appeals court rules Uber drivers must arbitrate claims

10 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   5 articles

A federal appeals court has handed a defeat to Uber drivers who were suing the company in three separate lawsuits over claims that they were misclassified as independent...
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Uber scores a big win in legal fight to keep drivers as independent contractors

Uber scores a big win in legal fight to keep drivers as independent contractors

11 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   5 articles

A three-judge panel ruled in favor of Uber in a long-standing lawsuit that could have a profound impact on the future of ride-sharing and the gig economy. The Ninth US Circuit...
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No class action for unhappy Uber drivers: U.S. appeals court

11 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   5 articles

Uber Technologies Inc won a legal victory on Tuesday as a federal appeals court said drivers seeking to be classified as employees rather than independent contractors must...
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Uber can force drivers into arbitration: U.S. appeals court

12 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   5 articles

A federal appeals court on Tuesday granted Uber Technologies Inc's request that drivers be required to use arbitration to pursue claims made in three lawsuits that they were...
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Uber is overhauling the way it responds to emergencies and natural disasters

Uber is overhauling the way it responds to emergencies and natural disasters

13 hours ago   |   The Verge

Uber is overhauling its disaster response procedures so it doesn't get caught flat-footed during major events like a hurricane or terrorist attack. In the past, Uber's response...
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Data.world raises $12M to help Fortune 500 companies close the great data divide

14 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Airbnb, Uber, Lyft, Warby Parker and a long list of other startups of the 21st century have appointed C-level employees to roles focused exclusively on data science. These...
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Uber's Skyports are the gateway to on-demand air travel - CNET

15 hours ago   |   CNET   |   3 articles

Fancy hopping across the city in your own air taxi? UberAir could be your answer. And to get you to your aircraft, Uber is planning on building a network of skyports to help...
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