AUSTRALIA – Uber tells states regulating the gig economy is not their domain

https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/uber-tells-states-regulating-the-gig-economy-is-not-their-domain-20200901-p55raq.html ...
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USA – Uber may face big fines for stonewalling on sexual assault data

https://www.latimes.com/business/technology/story/2020-09-01/california-regulators-are-demanding-sexual-assault-data-uber-keeps-dodging-their-requests?_amp=true&__twitter_impression=true ...
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CANADA – New Uber contract for Canadian drivers takes aim at class-action lawsuits: lawyer

https://globalnews.ca/news/7308188/new-uber-contract-lawsuits/?fbclid=IwAR1fFHZ6XojIW00YGUt5EJXSRglTludNzBg7sQ68g0PEgO-Ge0GYCWqK8Hs ...
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USA – Uber to require that passengers provide face-mask selfies

https://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory/uber-require-passengers-provide-face-mask-selfies-72747854 ...
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UK – Uber Gets Boost in Bid to Keep London License

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-08-28/uber-gets-boost-as-regulator-changes-stance-on-london-license ...
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UK – Uber ‘covered up safety flaw that let its drivers swap photo IDs’

 https://finance.yahoo.com/news/uber-covered-safety-flaw-let-234457714.html ...
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CHINA – Uber drivers in Hong Kong lose final court appeal against convictions for carrying passengers

https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/transport/article/3099732/uber-drivers-hong-kong-lose-final-court-appeal-against ...
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INDIA – Section of Ola, Uber drivers go on strike in Delhi-NCR

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/small-biz/startups/newsbuzz/section-of-ola-uber-drivers-go-on-strike-in-delhi-ncr/articleshow/77865060.cms ...
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USA – Uber – The Controversial History

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rsp9x_hoYrQ ...
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USA – Woman Sues Uber, Driver After Falmouth Crash

https://patch.com/massachusetts/falmouth/woman-sues-uber-driver-after-falmouth-crash   ...
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INDIA – Ola, Uber drivers threaten strike across NCR from September 1

https://www.hindustantimes.com/delhi-news/ola-uber-drivers-threaten-strike-in-ncr-from-september-1/story-HAX3eUsGue5RK07HeNrI3L.html ...
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CANADA – Uber plans to expand services across Quebec this fall

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/uber-plans-expand-services-across-151654411.html   ...
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WORLD – Uber and Lyft’s Business Model May Be Dead. Good.

https://onezero.medium.com/uber-and-lyfts-business-model-may-be-dead-good-53940dcbac34 ...
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USA – Uber and Lyft competitors ready to pounce if service is suspended in California

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/19/uber-and-lyft-competitors-prepare-to-grab-market-share-in-california.html ...
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AUSTRALIA – Uber Eats drivers accused of faking being lost to steal food

https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/lifestyle/food/uber-eats-drivers-accused-of-faking-being-lost-to-steal-food/news-story/2d24fce89b4b25b460395b3d9c838d74 ...
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USA – Teen says Uber driver tried to kidnap her, took her to hotel near MIA

https://wsvn.com/news/local/miami-dade/teen-says-uber-driver-tried-to-kidnap-her-took-her-to-hotel-near-mia/ ...
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USA – Lyft driver accused of sexually assaulting Boulder woman set for trial

https://www.dailycamera.com/2020/08/14/lyft-driver-accused-of-sexually-assaulting-boulder-woman-set-for-trial ...
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CHINA – AutoX corners Shanghai self-driving taxi market

https://ww.zdnet.com/article/autox-corners-shanghai-self-driving-taxi-market/   ...
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DARWIN – South Australian taxi company launches in Darwin

https://www.ntnews.com.au/news/northern-territory/south-australian-taxi-company-launches-in-darwin/news-story/11075fbce62e8bce3a1ec36bf9aae29f ...
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AUSTRALIA – Uber Eats drivers accused of faking being lost to steal food

https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/lifestyle/food/uber-eats-drivers-accused-of-faking-being-lost-to-steal-food/news-story/2d24fce89b4b25b460395b3d9c838d74 ...
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AUSTRALIA – Introducing Autocab

https://www.autocab.com/about-us/ ...
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WORLD – Uber continues to hemorrhage cash during the pandemic despite growth in delivery

https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/6/21357745/uber-q2-2020-earnings-ride-eats-loss-coronavirus ...
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WORLD – Uber: Revisiting The Profitability Forecast, And It’s Only Worse

https://seekingalpha.com/article/4366880-uber-revisiting-profitability-forecast-and-only-worse ...
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UK – Uber Vs. London – The Courtroom Battle The World Is Watching

https://www.forbes.com/sites/daviddawkins/2020/07/30/uber-vs-london--the-courtroom-battle-the-world-is-watching/#3c1b2d856973 ...
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USA – Uber and Lyft just got hit with another lawsuit in California over claims the companies are skirting the state’s gig worker law

https://www.businessinsider.com.au/uber-lyft-sued-again-in-california-over-driver-classification-2020-8?r=US&IR=T ...
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