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Brazil: Blogger and activist Clara Averbuck says she was sexually assaulted by an Uber driver; company says it blocked the driver & repudiates violence against women
Author: Dom Phillips, The Guardian (UK)
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USA: Judge rejects challenge by 11 drivers to Seattle law allowing drivers of ride-hailing companies to unionise over pay & working conditions
Author: Associated Press
"Judge refuses to block Seattle Uber, Lyft driver union law", 25 Aug 2017...
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Author: Business Daily (Kenya)
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USA: Disability rights group sues Uber over alleged discrimination against people with mobility impairments
Author: Brad Anderson, Carscoops
"Uber Sued For Not Accommodating Disabled Users In New York City", 20 July 2017...