individual case news

The Bull (Australia)
05.23.2018

Uber was hit with a lawsuit Monday alleging sexual harassment and discrimination against female employees, apparently the first case in court since the ride-hailing giant scrapped a requirement for arbitration of such claims. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz represents the plaintiff.

Eater— Bryce Covert
05.23.2018

In a new filing with the EEOC, 10 workers, all women of color, say they were harassed by managers and co-workers. Outten & Golden LLP attorneys represent some of the plaintiffs in these cases.

Agence France-Presse AFP
05.22.2018

Uber was hit with a lawsuit Monday alleging sexual harassment and discrimination against female employees, apparently the first case in court since the ride-hailing giant scrapped a requirement for arbitration of such claims. Outten & Golden partner Jennifer Schwartz is representing Ingrid Avendaño.

TechCrunch—Catherine Shu
05.22.2018

A former Uber software engineer, Ingrid Avendaño, filed a lawsuit against the company today in the Superior Court of California, accusing it of retaliating against her for after she reported sexual harassment and discrimination. Avendaño is represented by Outten & Golden, a law firm that specializes in employee rights.

CNBC—Reuters
05.22.2018

A former software engineer, Ingrid Avendano, at Uber Technologies filed a lawsuit on Monday against the ride-hailing service on Monday, claiming she was subjected to years of sexual harassment there and subjected to retaliation for complaining about it. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz represents the Ms. Avendano.

BBC-Technology
05.22.2018

Ex-employee Ingrid Avendano claims to have experienced sexual harassment, pay inequity and racial discrimination while working at Uber. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz represents Ms. Avendano.

USA Today—Mike Snider
05.22.2018

A former Uber software engineer has sued the ride-hailing company for sexual harassment, sexual and racial discrimination, and retaliation. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jennifer Schwartz represents the plaintiff.