French court fines Uber EUR800,000 for illegal service

French court fines Uber EUR800,000 for illegal service

A French court on Thursday fined Uber 800,000-euro over the launch and marketing of its controversial ride-sharing service UberPOP, while slapping additional fines on two regional executives. The French court said the San Francisco-based firm was guilty of misleading consumers, illegal practice of the taxi trade, and unlawful collection of some personal data. Pierre-Dimitri Gore-Coty, […]