Uber Misled City Council in Massive Lobbying Effort

Uber, a company that is now valued over $60 billion conducted a well funded lobbying campaign last year to defeat Mayor de Blasio’s effort to cap the number of Uber cars in the city. The lobbying highlighted the number of minority Uber drivers in the city: “The...

Excessive and unsafe 65-hour weeks for Uber cab drivers

Uber, the controversial min-cab service, has changed a page on its UK website which encouraged its drivers to work 65-hour weeks amid growing concern about “excessive and unsafe” hours driven on the service.Until last week, the entry page for new recruits on the...