Jo Bertram

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Uber lodged a court appeal on Friday to overturn a decision by London’s transport regulator that stripped the taxi app of its operating licence. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Uber lodged a court appeal on Friday to overturn a decision by London’s transport regulator that stripped the taxi app of its operating licence in its(...)

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 (...)

Uber’s Jo Bertram: “We believe we need to be using the cars that are already on the road more efficiently.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Uber, the mobile app that connects passengers with private cars for hire, says it has doubled the size of its business in Dublin since it launched its(...)