Clare Roth and Erin Mulvaney

Government, Business, Technology, Logistics

Uber’s Legal Strategy on Driver Fight: Delay, Appeal to Public

A traveler gets into a car displaying Uber signage. A traveler gets into a car displaying Uber signage at the Oakland International Airport in August 2019. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

Uber Technologies Inc. CEO Dara Khosrowshahi’s warning that the company may have to temporarily shut down in California is textbook strategy for the ride-hailing giant: When adverse court rulings hit, appeal to the public for support and seek to delay regulatory action.

Clare Roth and Erin Mulvaney | Bloomberg News
August 13, 2020