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In San Francisco Uber Launches ‘UberRush’; a New Home Delivery Service

In San Francisco Uber Launches ‘UberRush’; a New Home Delivery Service

On Wednesday, Uber launched "UberRush", marking an entry into the home delivery competition. San Francisco's local businesses can now use Uber services to deliver to people's homes.

Uber CEO Says the Company will Enter 100 New Cities in China in Twelve Months

Uber CEO Says the Company will Enter 100 New Cities in China in Twelve Months

On Tuesday, Travis Kalanick, the chief executive of Uber Technologies Inc, the smartphone based car hailing service said that the Chinese arm will be entering hundred new cities in one year. It is a plan that will rapidly speed up the earlier goal of fifty cities.

Lawsuit by Uber Drivers Granted Class Action Status by Federal Judge

Lawsuit by Uber Drivers Granted Class Action Status by Federal Judge

More and more Americans have been opting for flexible work arrangements which allow them to select their own work schedules and permit to work on multiple part-time assignments. Even app based businesses working on a new model with independent contractors for various jobs like cleaning, driving, food services have gained a market share in recent times.

New Set of Guidance Issued by Labor Department on Classifying Workers

New Set of Guidance Issued by Labor Department on Classifying Workers

Of late there has been lot of controversy regarding the issue, when should the workers be called employees and when they should be termed as contractors?

Popular Business Model of Uber, Lyft and Others may Crumble with Stricter Rules

Popular Business Model of Uber, Lyft and Others may Crumble with Stricter Rules

As per the ruling by a deputy labor commissioner, Uber was ordered to pay one of its driver's expenses, as she was considered to be the company's employee and not an independent contractor.

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