Uber is target of a US probe over gender discrimination

2018-07-17 16:17

Uber faces an ongoing gender-discrimination probe by the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, as new questions arise about the company’s corporate culture.

Former Uber CEO gets grilled in high-tech heist case

2018-02-07 08:29

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick took the witness stand y, offering his initial response to allegations that he cooked up a scheme to steal self-driving car technology from Google.

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick said to plan selling 29% of his stake -

2018-01-05 08:32

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick plans to sell 29% of his stake in the company and could possibly make $1.4bn from the sale, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

Former Uber chief names two directors, surprises board

2017-10-01 14:15

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick on Friday unilaterally appointed two new members to the board of directors in a surprise move that increased tension within the leadership of the popular ride service.

Uber's Kalanick prevails in having Benchmark suit arbitrated

2017-08-31 09:52

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick has succeeded in forcing a court fight over board appointments with venture capital firm Benchmark moved to private arbitration.

Uber's new CEO faces daunting fix-it list as crises abound

2017-08-29 14:07

Uber’s incoming CEO Dara Khosrowshahi inherits an embattled global business with crises sprawling across continents.

Uber said to appoint outspoken Trump critic as next CEO

2017-08-28 09:31

Uber will appoint Expedia’s Dara Khosrowshahi to run the global ride-hailing leviathan, according to people familiar with the matter.

Uber's Kalanick calls Benchmark lawsuit a 'fabrication'

2017-08-21 09:22

Uber’s co-founder Travis Kalanick has fired back at investor Benchmark, saying its lawsuit seeking to oust him from the company’s board is based on 'a fabrication.'

Uber wins ruling in bid to keep price-fix suit out of court

2017-08-18 12:23

Uber may be able to force a feud over price-fixing claims into private arbitration, a New York appeals panel ruled in a victory for the firm’s efforts to settle disputes out of court.

Ex-Uber CEO says Benchmark suit should go to arbitration

2017-08-15 12:00

Ex-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick says the lawsuit brought by venture-capital firm Benchmark seeking his ouster from the company’s board should be heard in private arbitration.


Merc's new Sprinter van, F1's grid girls saga: Midweek motoring wrap

2018-02-08 09:07

From Mercedes-Benz's new Sprinter van to Formula 1 banning grid girls... here is your midweek motoring wrap.

In court clash, Waymo says Uber decided 'to cheat' to get ahead

2018-02-06 07:43

Two tech giants racing for a lead in autonomous driving clashed in court as former Google car unit Waymo's lawyer argued that Uber's boss deliberately chose "to cheat" to get a leg up on competitors.

Uber board said to consider votes to cut ex-CEO's power

2017-10-02 09:16

Uber directors plan to vote on board reforms and whether to pursue a major stock deal with SoftBank despite the surprise appointment of two new members by ousted CEO.

Uber’s new CEO projects unity with Kalanick: Fully charged

2017-09-04 11:10

Unity vs change. That’s the tension facing Uber chief executive officer Dara Khosrowshahi.

Its official! Uber hires Dara Khosrowshahi as chief

2017-08-30 09:19

Uber has hired Expedia boss Dara Khosrowshahi as its new chief executive in the hopes he can steer the company away from controversies it has faced in the past year.

Uber investor escalates Kalanick clash over CEO search

2017-08-29 09:50

Venture-capital firm Benchmark has asked a Delaware judge to temporarily block Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick from filling two vacant company board seats.

Uber narrows loss to $645m despite scandals

2017-08-24 12:18

Even as Uber’s investors mounted a revolt against the then-CEO over a string of self-inflicted scandals, the company’s financial performance continues to improve.

Former Uber CEO lashes out at VC firm suing company

2017-08-21 09:13

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that he co-founded.

Texts show ex-Uber chief urged to call out Elon Musk

2017-08-16 11:44

The former engineer at the centre of Uber’s self-driving car legal troubles has urged ex-Uber CEO to criticise Tesla’s Elon Musk and several of his claims about autonomous vehicles.

Uber board spat over ex-chief Kalanick goes public

2017-08-15 09:19

A bitter fight over control of Uber has intensified in recent days with warring factions battling over the future role, if any, of ousted chief executive Travis Kalanick at the global rideshare titan.

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