James Farrar

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick: taxi-app company has appealed against a landmark employment tribunal ruling. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters

Uber has launched an appeal against a landmark employment tribunal ruling that its self-employed minicab drivers should be classed as workers with acc(...)

Disruption: A court in London recently rejected the claim that Uber in London was “a mosaic of 30,000 small businesses”. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

It’s called the gig economy by some, and Victorian-era exploitation of vulnerable workers by others. Driving a car for Uber is “work that puts you (...)