Uber may have to pay Waymo to use its self-driving tech - The Verge
https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/7/20953357/uber-waymo-self-driving-car-tech-lawsuit-ip-theft
Uber has admitted that it may either have to come to a licensing agreement with Waymo or make design changes to its autonomous vehicle technology, following an independent investigation into its self-driving tech.
Roboterwagen Experte findet Waymo-Technologie in Uber-Fahrzeug
https://www.spiegel.de/wirtschaft/unternehmen/uber-experte-findet-waymo-technologie-in-roboterwagen-software-a-1295437.html
Waymo hatte Uber Ideendiebstahl vorgeworfen. Beide Seiten hatten den Streit im vergangenen Jahr eigentlich beigelegt. Teil der Einigung war allerdings der Einsatz des L. wurde danach zum Chef des Roboterwagen-Programms von Uber. Im Februar 2017 verklagte Waymo Uber und gab an, L. habe...
Waymo hatte Uber vorgeworfen, gestohlene Technik in seinen...
https://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Waymo-und-Uber-beenden-Streit-ueber-angeblich-gestohlene-Technik-fuer-autonome-Autos-3964900.html
Waymo hat nach eigenen Angaben mit Uber eine entsprechende Vereinbarung geschlossen. Sie solle dafür sorgen, dass jedes der beiden Unternehmen eigene Technik entwickelt. Laut Gerichtsbeschluss ist die Vereinbarung vertraulich, beide Parteien übernehmen ihre eigenen Prozesskosten.
Uber and Waymo Settle Autonomous Driving Tech Lawsuit... | WIRED
https://www.wired.com/story/uber-waymo-lawsuit-settlement/
Uber will also pay to Waymo a settlement of 0.34 percent of Uber equity, valued at approximately $245 million. That gives Waymo a fair bit of stake in its putative autonomous vehicle tech competitor. (This is not the first significant financial tie between the two competitors: Google Ventures invested $258...
Waymo One: Lyft vermittelt Waymos autonome Taxis - Golem.de
https://www.golem.de/news/waymo-one-lyft-vermittelt-waymos-autonome-taxis-1905-141118.html
Waymo hatte Uber vorgeworfen, unrechtmäßig Technik von Waymo zu nutzen. Nach einem schnell erzielten außergerichtlichen Vergleich wollte Uber mit Waymo kooperieren. Patrick Schlegels Visitenkarte hat einen USB-Speicher, spielt Musik und kann würfeln.
Waymo V. Uber: Everything to Know About the Trade... | Fortune
https://fortune.com/2018/02/05/waymo-v-uber-what-you-need-to-know-about-the-high-stakes-self-driving-tech-trial/
On Monday the trial between Waymo and Uber begins with opening statements from both sides. Here's what you need to know.
Uber und Waymo einigen sich - Uber-Bewertung hoch
https://www.faz.net/aktuell/wirtschaft/digitec/uber-und-waymo-einigen-sich-uber-bewertung-hoch-15441744.html
Waymo hatte Uber vor einem Jahr verklagt. Der Vorwurf: Über einen ehemaligen Top-Entwickler seien Geschäftsgeheimnisse und Roboterwagen-Technologie zum Fahrdienst-Vermittler gelangt. Uber bestritt stets, dass die vertraulichen Unterlagen es jemals zum Fahrdienst-Vermittler geschafft haben.
Uber muss Waymo am Unternehmen beteiligen
https://t3n.de/news/uber-waymo-944376/
Waymo hatte Uber vor einem Jahr verklagt. Der Vorwurf: Über einen ehemaligen Top-Entwickler seien Geschäftsgeheimnisse und Roboterwagen-Technologie zum Fahrdienst-Vermittler gelangt. Uber bestritt stets, dass die vertraulichen Unterlagen es jemals zum Fahrdienst-Vermittler geschafft haben.
Uber und Waymo legen Streit um Roboterautos überraschend bei
https://www.t-online.de/digital/internet/id_83205620/uber-und-waymo-legen-streit-um-roboterautos-ueberraschend-bei.html
Hat ein Ex-Mitarbeiter Geheimnisse verraten? Waymo hatte Uber vor einem Jahr verklagt. Der wurde im vergangenen Sommer von Investoren vom Chefposten verdrängt, nachdem Uber Diskriminierung, Sexismus und schlechtes Management vorgeworfen wurden.
Uber und Google-Schwester Waymo legen Streit bei | WEB.DE
https://web.de/magazine/wirtschaft/uber-google-schwester-waymo-streit-32794404
Waymo hatte Uber vor einem Jahr verklagt: Über einen ehemaligen Top-Entwickler seien Geschäftsgeheimnisse und Roboterwagen-Technologie zum Fahrdienst-Vermittler gelangt. Der Prozess begann diese Woche.
Uber Threatens to Fire Engineer at Center of Waymo... - Bloomberg
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-05-19/uber-threatens-to-fire-engineer-at-center-of-waymo-lawsuit
Uber Technologies Inc., under pressure from a court order in its battle with Alphabet Inc. over driverless technology, threatened to fire the engineer accused of The Uber-Levandowski alliance will be tested again soon, as both head toward a May 25 hearing in which they'll continue to resist Waymo's efforts...
Google's Waymo And Uber Reach $245 Million Settlement In...
https://jalopnik.com/googles-waymo-and-uber-reach-settlement-in-high-profile-1822868808
Waymo accused Uber of relying on the stolen files to bolster it's own self-driving efforts. Uber has long said the purloined tech was never utilized. The agreement reached on Friday spells out that Uber cannot incorporate Waymo's confidential information into its hardware and software.
Waymo Attorney Says Uber's Travis Kalanick Cheated to Win...
https://gizmodo.com/waymo-attorney-says-uber-s-travis-kalanick-cheated-to-w-1822730462
The hotly anticipated trial between Waymo and Uber began on Monday with Waymo's lawyer dragging out the embarrassing elements of Uber's "hustle-hard" culture. In his opening statement, Waymo attorney Charles Verhoeven pointed out multiple references in messages and public statements by...
Uber settles lawsuit with Waymo - TechCrunch
https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/09/uber-settles-lawsuit-with-waymo/
Uber has agreed to settle the lawsuit brought against it by Waymo for theft of some of the company's trade secrets. As part of the settlement, Uber has agreed to work with Waymo to ensure that the company's LIDAR and software represents just the work of Uber engineers.
Uber and Waymo are finally going to trial [Video]
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/uber-waymo-finally-going-trial-care-202321636.html
If Waymo winsFor Uber, there's a lot at stake, beyond simply further damage to its already-tarnished reputation. In 2017, Uber was rocked by scandal, including Kalanick's resignation as CEO following months of controversy around alleged sexual harassment at the company.
Alphabet's Waymo suing Uber over theft of key self-driving technology
https://9to5google.com/2017/02/23/alphabet-waymo-uber-lawsuit-self-driving-tech/
Earlier this afternoon, Alphabet's Waymo filed a lawsuit against Uber over the theft of a key component related to self-driving vehicles. Former employees working on Google's self-driving project allegedly stole information before leaving for a start-up that has since been purchased by Uber.
Autonome Autos: Uber trennt sich von Entwicklungschef Levandowski
https://www.computerbase.de/2017-05/uber-trennung-entwicklungschef-levandowski/
Uber hat sich mit sofortiger Wirkung von Anthony Levandowski getrennt. Dem Entwicklungschef, welcher für den Fahrtdienst eine selbstfahrende Automobilflotte realisieren sollte, wird vorgeworfen, dafür Geschäftsgeheimnisse seines früheren Arbeitgebers zu verwenden.
Hatte Uber ein eigenes Team, um die Konkurrenz auszuspionieren?
https://www.gruenderszene.de/allgemein/uber-waymo-trial-wework-apple
Vor Gericht hat ein ehemaliger Uber-Mitarbeiter mit einem Brief für Chaos gesorgt. Waymo bekommt nun Zeit, um die Inhalte des Briefs zu prüfen. Später am Tag wurde bekannt, dass die Uber-Investoren Menlo Ventures und Benchmark einige ihrer Unternehmensanteile an SoftBank verkaufen wollen.
Google Sues Uber For Alleged Theft of Self-Driving Car Secrets
https://www.digitaltrends.com/business/google-sues-uber-over-self-driving-car-secrets/
Waymo — a part of Alphabet, which owns Google — filed suit against Uber last year, alleging that the ridesharing service stole some of its proprietary In Waymo v. Uber, the plaintiff claims a former employee named Anthony Levandowski stole proprietary files — 14,000 of them, to be exact — and...
Uber Agrees Not to Use Waymo Technology in Self-Driving Cars - WSJ
https://www.wsj.com/articles/uber-reaches-settlement-with-waymo-over-trade-secrets-1518192710
Uber Technologies and Alphabet's Waymo have settled their legal clash with Uber agreeing not to use Waymo's technology in self-driving cars. Uber Technologies Inc. agreed to settle a lawsuit with Alphabet Inc.'s Waymo over claims that Uber stole and inappropriately used trade secrets for...
Everything you need to understand the Uber-Waymo legal battle
https://mashable.com/2018/02/06/waymo-uber-trial-everything-you-need-to-know/
Waymo and Uber, the two biggest leaders in self-driving car technology, are battling it out in court. The trial over driverless car trade secrets started Monday in Waymo, a spin-out company from Google's parents company, Alphabet, has to prove Uber took and used trade secrets for its self-driving car...
Uber fires self-driving car chief over lawsuit with Google's Waymo
https://www.rt.com/usa/390244-uber-fires-self-driving-chief-waymo/
Taxi firm Uber has sacked its vice president responsible for its self-driving car project. Anthony Levandowski is out after refusing to follow court At the heart of the firing is the ongoing court battle between Uber and Google parent Alphabet, Inc.'s self-driving product, Waymo, where Levandowski...