A former Uber driver is suing the company for suspending drivers based on its ratings system, which the lawsuit alleges allows racism to run rampant.
Richard is scared of skydiving, but it's his wife's dream to jump out of a plane with him. The answer? A lookalike.
The messaging has raised concerns that Uber is abusing its platform to sway drivers and customers for whom the app might be a primary source of information about California's Proposition 22.
Proposition 22, supported by companies such as Uber and Lyft, would exempt the gig economy from reclassifying workers as employees.
"Please retrieve one Prop 22 sticker and insert and place it in your customer's order."
Californians are receiving mailers aimed at deceiving progressive voters into supporting a proposition that would exempt gig economy companies from reclassifying drivers as employees.
The ride-hail company will be allowed to operate for 18 months as it appeals the city’s ban.
Uber and Lyft’s business model uniquely harms workers of color, according to a legal document filed to the California Court of Appeals by a coalition of advocacy groups.
The Yes on Proposition 22 gave $2 million to the California Republican Party last Friday.
The company has escaped criminal charges and its self-driving program is still in operation.