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DOJ opens criminal probe into Uber over evasive software

By Euan Conley

05 May 2017

DOJ opens criminal probe into Uber over evasive software
Uber headquarters, San Francisco Credit: istockphoto.com/NicholasMcComber

Uber has hired Shearman & Sterling to conduct an internal inquiry after it emerged the US DOJ has launched a criminal investigation of the company’s use of secret software to evade transport regulators.