Uber faces legal challenge on VAT

Campaigning UK barrister questions why fares are exempt from tax.....»»

Category: topSource: ftMar 20th, 2017

Uber loses legal challenge against English tests for London drivers - TechCrunch

TechCrunchUber loses legal challenge against English tests for London driversTechCrunchThe bad news just keeps piling up for Uber. The ride-hailing giant .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 3rd, 2017

Trump"s travel ban faces fresh legal challenge from 16 US attorney generals

Trump's executive order has been halted by a federal court in Seattle.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 7th, 2017

From Apple to Twitter, over 100 tech firms challenge Trump"s travel ban

Technology giants, including Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Netflix, Twitter and Uber have filed a legal brief opposing the administration's travel ban, a media report said......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 6th, 2017

British PM faces another Brexit legal challenge

British Prime Minister Theresa May will face the prospect of having to deal with yet another legal challenge over Britain’s planned exit from the European Union that may upset her plan of leaving the........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 11th, 2016

Brexit: Theresa govt faces new legal challenge over European single market

A trade agreement that allows different countries within the EU to trade across borders as easily as they can within their own country.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 28th, 2016

Deliveroo riders take legal action for workers" rights

Riders for the British food courier service Deliveroo are taking legal action on Monday to demand workers' rights in a new challenge to the so-called gig economy. In a test case that follows a court victory by Uber cab drivers, the application is bei.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 27th, 2016

Brexit Faces Legal Challenge in U.K. High Court

The main legal challenge to the process of Brexit is opening in the U.K. High Court, as pressure mounts on the government to give lawmakers the opportunity to vote on how Britain’s withdrawal from the EU is carried out......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 13th, 2016

Maharashtra govt faces legal challenge in HC over quota for Marathas

Govt plans to present valid documents at Bombay High Court to strengthen its argument.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 9th, 2016

U.K. Government Faces Legal Challenge Over "Undemocratic" Brexit

A court challenge to the British government alleges that Theresa May’s government is ignoring democracy by seeking to trigger Brexit without parliament’s approval. The case, due to be heard by the Lord Chief Justice in the High Court next Thursday, .....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 6th, 2016

India Faces A New Challenge: Jihadist Radicalization

Authored by Vinay Kaura via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Jihadist terrorism in India is on the verge of acquiring a global footprint, as radicalization and recruitment have become more sophisticated thanks to social media and th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge16 hr. 19 min. ago

Ride-hailing startups merge to challenge Uber, Lyft

Gett, a Tel Aviv-based ride-hailing company, has acquired New York-based ride-hailing startup Juno for $200 million, the company said Wednesday.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch22 hr. 4 min. ago

South Korea court says Uber violated transport law, latest setback for U.S. firm

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court on Wednesday ruled that the ride-hailing group Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] illegally used private vehicles for commercial purposes, in the latest legal setback for the U.S. firm in Asia's fourth biggest economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 25th, 2017

Uber"s lawyers have a big question in the self-driving car case: What did Larry Page know? (GOOG, GOOGL)

APAlphabet CEO Larry Page was thrust into the center of the high-profile legal drama involving Google, Uber and self-driving cars on Tuesday.  At issue is a conversati.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 25th, 2017 Service Faces Backlash Over a Widespread Practice: Selling User Data

Angry users assailed Slice Intelligence and its service, which scans email inboxes, after it was reported that Uber had used the company’s data......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 25th, 2017

Service Faces Backlash Over a Widespread Practice: Selling User Data

Angry users assailed Slice Intelligence and its service, which scans email inboxes, after it was reported that Uber had used the company’s data......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 24th, 2017

Perrigo CEO Faces Mounting Pressure as Investors Sound Alarms

John Hendrickson faces a daunting challenge: One year into his tenure as chief executive of drugmaker Perrigo, he must convince investors he has a handle on the company’s wobbly business......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 24th, 2017

Naveen Patnaik faces his first big challenge in 17 years

BJP's road map for Odisha is ready: Galvanise party workers and draw in people from the BJD.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 22nd, 2017

Prince"s estate sues ex-engineer over unreleased music

A former sound engineer for Prince plans to release several never-released songs from the late musician — but he'll have to get through a legal challenge from a disapproving Prince estate first. Minnesota Public Radio reports on the Wednesday co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2017

Axel Springer Buys Stake in Uber

Axel Springer said it had bought a stake in Uber Technologies, the U.S. ride-hailing company that has faced several regulatory and legal challenges in Europe......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 19th, 2017

Here’s Some Good News for Uber’s Operations in Italy and Taiwan

The company returns to Taiwan after a two-month suspension. Uber's international legal drama continues to unfold. Last week, a court in Italy ruled to official.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 17th, 2017