Uber case: Drivers are workers, Supreme Court rules

The GMB union has prevailed at the Supreme Court today in its workers' rights case against Uber.

Published 19 February 2021

Uber drivers seek disclosure of company algorithm in Dutch case

Uber drivers have launched a legal case in the Netherlands to force the release of the computer algorithms used to manage their work in a test case that could lead to greater transparency for millions of gig economy workers.

Published 21 July 2020

Switzerland: Uber driver recognised as worker in landmark employment case

A former Uber driver was an employee of the taxi company rather than an independent contractor, a Swiss court has ruled for the first time.

Published 8 May 2019

England: Uber survives legal challenge against London licence

A legal challenge against Uber's licence to operate in London has failed after judges in the High Court rejected claims of bias.

Published 27 February 2019