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  1. J

    Lawsuit

    I've been thinking about this a long time. I think I could take down the beast. Until recently, with the new payment breakdown, Uber had won a lawsuit that stated drivers were "independent contractors" and not employees. I know for a fact that Uber has been skimming off the top for as long as...
  2. financeguy13

    Upfront Pricing days are numbered

    First drivers file a class-action suit due to rider/driver fare discrepancies. Now riders do the same. https://www.fastcompany.com/40424171/lawsuit-accuses-uber-of-fare-fraud Uber could have simply made an upfront price estimate and then displayed the minutes and miles in the estimate. So...
  3. cacrobert96

    Uber Class Action Lawsuit for upfront pricing fraud

    Major Class Action against Uber for upfront pricing fraud. Sign up: www.justice for drivers.com (no spaces) Uberman explains it here: https://youtu .be/ v1q4_-IdkEM (no spaces)
  4. D

    UBER's hidden profit margin

    I was reading a post about the lawsuit re:upfront fares and was surprised many people don't seem to be aware of the true UBER nav issue and fare discrepancies between the pax price and the driver earnings. Why is this a revelation to any driver with a decent number of trips? It is very...
  5. Dback2004

    Binding arbitration workaround

    So I'm a self-admitted idiot who didn't opt out of the binding arbitration clause as I was "too busy" at the time to do the research and send the email. Now that upfront pricing has hit my market and all the lawsuits are being settled out (or don't apply for my state) , I'm rather pissed off...
  6. BurgerTiime

    Uber’s Anthony Levandowski out as Advanced Technologies lead amid legal fight

    https://techcrunch.com/2017/04/27/ubers-anthony-levandowki-out-as-advanced-technologies-lead-amid-legal-fight/ Uber’s Anthony Levandowski, who founded Otto and then became head of Uber’s Advanced Technologies Group (ATG) once Otto was acquired by the ride sharing company, is stepping aside...
  7. BurgerTiime

    Here's a twist: South Jersey Uber drivers suing Atlantic City cabs for posing as rideshare drivers

    http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/business/south-jersey-uber-drivers-suing-atlantic-city-cabs-for-posing/article_5047a6dc-9dc7-596f-9d7c-bfd9becf6e87.html A group of 240 Uber drivers in South Jersey is suing the Atlantic City Yellow Cab Co. for damages, claiming they are illegitimately...
  8. BurgerTiime

    Uber gets sued over alleged ‘Hell’ program to track Lyft drivers

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/techcrunch.com/2017/04/24/uber-hell-lawsuit/amp/ Uber gets sued over alleged ‘Hell’ program to track Lyft drivers BY MEGAN ROSE DICKEY Uber has another lawsuit on its hands. This time, it’s about Uber’s alleged use of a program called “Hell.” The plaintiff...
  9. BurgerTiime

    Hailo files patent-infringement suit against Uber

    https://venturebeat.com/2017/04/21/hailo-files-patent-infringement-suit-against-uber/ Above: A Hailo car. Image Credit: Hailo App-enabled cab company Hailo today filed a lawsuit against larger competitor Uber alleging that Uber infringed on its 1999 patent of an “automated vehicle dispatch...
  10. BurgerTiime

    Google car spin-off says Uber is involved in a 'cover up' and is 'hiding a device'

    http://www.businessinsider.com/google-car-spin-out-says-uber-is-involved-in-a-cover-up-and-is-hiding-a-device-2017-4 Travis Kalanick, chief executive officer of Uber Technologies Inc., speaks during the Institute of Directors (IOD) annual convention at the Royal Albert Hall in London, U.K., on...
  11. BurgerTiime

    Judge on Waymo case "I’ve never seen a record this strong in 42 years,”

    ..But that's not stopping Uber from hiring like crazy. Uber’s work on driverless cars could be crippled by a single lawsuit. The suit, brought by Waymo, the self-driving car unit spun off by Google parent Alphabet, alleges that former Waymo employee Anthony Levandowski stole 14,000...
  12. BurgerTiime

    The judge in the Alphabet/Uber lawsuit rejects a Fifth Amendment claim to keep key details private

    https://www.recode.net/2017/4/10/15252660/judge-denies-privelege-log-report-alphabet-uber
  13. Maven

    Lyft settles lawsuit with California drivers for $27M

    May 11, 2017 - SAN FRANCISCO – Lyft has agreed to pay $27 million to settle a class action lawsuit brought by drivers in California who said the ride-hailing service had misclassified them as independent contractors rather than employees. The case revolved around whether the drivers were...
  14. BurgerTiime

    If Google wins its trade secrets suit against Uber, it could tank Uber

    https://boingboing.net/2017/03/14/move-fast-break-things.html If Google wins its trade secrets suit against Uber, it could tank Uber Google is suing Uber, alleging that the company recruited a former Google exec who had secretly offered to give them access to trade-secrets from Google's...
  15. BurgerTiime

    Family settles with Uber then files suit against LYFT over death

    http://kxan.com/2017/03/10/family-of-mother-daughter-killed-in-crash-sue-lyft/ Family suggest Uber driver was distracted when trying to accept a request from LYFT ROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) — A local family is suing Lyft after a mother and daughter died in an October 2015 crash in Round Rock...
  16. BurgerTiime

    Lyft sued due to aggressive driver over fair

    http://m.tmz.com/2017/03/11/lyft-sued-driver-demanded-extra-cash-for-toll/ LYFT SUED PASSENGER SAYS AGGRESSIVE DRIVER THREATENED VIOLENCE OVER FARE Lyft touting it's serious about safety is a load of BS, because the company hires dangerous, threatening drivers ... according to a new...
  17. BurgerTiime

    Lawsuit claims Lyft driver in fatal wreck was distracted by app

    http://www.mystatesman.com/news/crime--law/lawsuit-claims-lyft-driver-fatal-wreck-was-distracted-app/vATwbLZjiPR2ZDRLpE3EBJ/ One of the women who died was set to be married the following month. A family that already has settled with Uber in a wrongful death lawsuit is now targeting its...
  18. BurgerTiime

    WOMAN'S NOTICE TO UBER’S KALANICK: SECURE MY KIDS’ FUTURE

    Reza Abid Ali, 43, an executive at a car dealership, has not moved a finger despite seven brain surgeries; (above) The Uber car that was seized from the spot Bandra cops take company’s name out of FIR despite the driver’s arrest on the spot and the car’s seizure. A Khar resident has sent a...
  19. Rango

    Uber is no longer offering drive Incentives to Polish people

    Uber is no longer offering drive Incentives to Polish people. 2nd week has gone by and i am no longer receiving drive incentives. Any lawyers out there that can help me with this or offer advise here please? Originally posted this tread here...
  20. HansGr.Uber

    Me and pax got into crash, now he wants us to join together in a lawsuit

    So last month I was driving this pax and all was going well and then out of nowhere a truck hits us on the left side. I dont know if i should count myself lucky, but i had some fractures and did only a little PT. My passenger wasnt so lucky, we were crossing and had right of way, but truck came...
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