Judge Grants Preliminary Approval To $27 Million Lyft Driver SettlementA federal judge in San Francisco gave preliminary approval Friday to a lawsuit settlement that would give $27 million to 163,000 present and former Lyft drivers in California.
Leaked Documents Show Some Uber Drivers Barely Making Ends MeetUber is coming under increased scrutiny after leaked documents indicated their drivers really don't make all that much money.
San Francisco Rideshare Drivers Given Extension For Business PermitsUber and Lyft drivers in San Francisco who haven’t yet registered as businesses are getting a reprieve.
Man Arrested In Sexual Assault Of Lyft Driver In San RamonPolice in San Ramon arrested a male suspect Wednesday night who allegedly sexually assaulted a female Lyft driver while getting a ride, authorities said Thursday.
Lyft Testing 24-Hours In Advance Ride SchedulingRide-hailing service Lyft says it’s testing a feature that would let users schedule a trip up to 24 hours in advance.
Lyft Doubles Settlement With California Drivers, Now $27 MillionLyft Inc. and lawyers for drivers of the ride-booking service on Wednesday proposed a revised $27 million settlement of a federal lawsuit filed in San Francisco by drivers.
Uber, Lyft Suspend Service In Austin Over Fingerprint Rule Uber and Lyft on Monday suspended their ride-hailing services in Austin after voters decided against overturning city requirements that include fingerprinting their drivers.
Uber, Lyft Lose Campaign To Remove Driver-Fingerprinting Requirement In AustinBoth Uber and Lyft threatened to leave Austin, which hosts major events such as the South by Southwest and Austin City Limits music festivals, after the defeat.
GM, Lyft To Test Fleet Of Self-Driving Electric Taxis General Motors and Lyft are reportedly planning to start testing a fleet of self-driving taxis within the next year.
Uber Disputes Report Claiming Surge Pricing Will EndUber is disputing a report that the ride-hailing service intends to do away with its much-maligned surge pricing.
Some Ride-Share Service Drivers Owe Hefty Fees For Business LicensesThousands of Uber and Lyft drivers say they are being blind-sided after learning they owe hundreds and in some cases thousands of dollars for business licenses.
Meter Continues Running For Uber, Lyft ‘Surge Pricing’A California Senate panel on Tuesday blocked legislation aimed at preventing ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft from adjusting their prices based on demand, a practice known as "surge pricing" that is at the heart of the companies' business models.