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Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Uber shuts down its US auto-leasing business, affecting ~500 jobs, to find “a less capital-intensive approach” after it underestimated the loss per vehicle   —  Decision to close down Xchange Leasing will affect some 500 jobs  —  Uber Technologies Inc. on Wednesday confirmed …
Sep 27, 2017, 2:44 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Benchmark has told Uber investors it's unlikely to sell any shares to the Softbank consortium, complicating its proposed ~$10B investment in Uber   —  Benchmark representative was only Uber director to vote against deal terms to SoftBank  —  As Uber Technologies Inc. works to finalize …
Sep 21, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: SoftBank could invest up to $10B in Uber for a 17-22% stake, with one source saying the negotiations could conclude as early as next week   —  Japanese firm proposes investment that could total as much as $10 billion  —  An ambitious, monthslong drive by SoftBank Group Corp. 9984 -1.04% …
Sep 14, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: FBI is investigating Uber over use of defunct “Hell” program that tracked drivers working for competitors like Lyft   —  Investigators looking at whether Uber's defunct ‘Hell’ internal program was used to interfere illegally with competitors
Sep 8, 2017, 8:40 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
In first appearance before Uber staff, Khosrowshahi says timeline for Uber IPO is 18-36 months, and he wants to bring in a chairman to be his partner on board   —  In first appearance before ride-hailing firm's employees, Dara Khosrowshahi says timeline for IPO between 18 to 36 months
Aug 30, 2017, 4:30 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
US court of appeals rules online ToS are binding irrespective of whether users read them, no matter how long or hard to read companies like Uber make them   —  Federal court finds online agreements are binding, regardless of whether customers read or understand them
Aug 19, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Uber plans to close or sell most of its US car-leasing division to stem unsustainably high losses, just two years after starting the business   —  Move by the ride-hailing company is due to unsustainably high losses  —  Uber Technologies Inc. plans to wind down its U.S. subprime car-leasing division …
Aug 8, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
US district judge dismisses US Chamber of Commerce's lawsuit against City of Seattle, over law that would give Uber and Lyft drivers the right to unionize   —  Judge dismisses a challenge to a law that enables ride-hailing drivers to unionize  —  A federal judge on Tuesday dealt a setback …
Aug 2, 2017, 2:36 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Uber Chief Business Officer Emil Michael is planning to resign as soon as Monday   —  Uber Technologies Inc. executive Emil Michael, one of Chief Executive Travis Kalanick's closest confidants, is planning to resign as soon as Monday amid an ongoing investigation into the company's workplace culture …
Jun 11, 2017, 12:27 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Uber is in advanced talks to acquire the engineering team of Luxe, a car-parking startup which has raised a total of $75M+   —  While Uber Technologies wrestles with a string of controversies, the ride-hailing company is in advanced talks to acquire much of the engineering team …
Jun 8, 2017, 5:00 PMIn context

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