Uber Loses UK Appeal Bid to Overturn Workers' Rights Decision
Friday, 10 November 2017 () Taxi app Uber lost a bid on Friday to overturn a decision by a tribunal which had said its drivers deserved workers' rights such as the minimum wage, in a blow to the company as it also battles to keep its licence in London.
A British tribunal has upheld a lower body's decision that Uber drivers are entitled to rights including minimum wage and vacation time. It's yet another blow to the taxi service as it struggles to survive in its most important European market. Matthew Larotonda reports.
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