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Uber is being sued by a woman who alleges the company failed to prevent her sexual assault and misled people about its safety record

Uber is being sued by a woman who alleges the company failed to prevent her sexual assault by a driver in 2018. The lawsuit accuses Uber of negligence and deceptive business practices for promoting safe rides, particularly to “vulnerable women,” despite having “historically lax screening procedures” for drivers. The lawsuit […]
Uber is being sued by a woman who alleges the company failed to prevent her sexual assault and misled people about its safety record
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Uber shuts its Los Angeles office and reportedly lays off about 80 people

Uber is closing its Los Angeles office, reportedly laying off about 80 staff members. According to the Los Angeles Times, the staff were informed, without warning, that their jobs would be shifted to Manila in the Philippines. The ride-hailing giant has reportedly culled more than 1,000 workers since going public […]
Uber shuts its Los Angeles office and reportedly lays off about 80 people
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‘Why is my Uber account disabled?’: A guide to Uber account deactivation, and how you might get your account back

If your Uber account is disabled, it may be because you violated one or more of Uber’s community guidelines. Violations of Uber’s community guidelines and non-discrimination policies can result in permanent account deactivation. In some cases, deactivations can be reversed by taking improvement courses, appealing to Uber, or updating out-of-date […]
‘Why is my Uber account disabled?’: A guide to Uber account deactivation, and how you might get your account back