Lawyer To Uber: Turn Over Data On Rape, Assault Reports From RidersA new lawsuit is again calling into question Uber's background check policies and how it monitors its drivers.
Uber Faces $1M Fine For Allegedly Mishandling DUI ComplaintsCalifornia regulators have recommended that Uber be fined $1.13 million for failing to investigate and/or suspend drivers who are reported by a passenger to be intoxicated.
Uber To Launch Free Traffic-Status Website, Share Data With CitiesAlthough anyone can use the website, Uber says it believes its main audience will be city officials dealing with congestion in their streets and transit systems.
State Attorney General Threatens Legal Action Against Uber Over Self-Driving CarsThe California State Attorney General's office Friday said it plans to take legal action against Uber if the ride-booking company does not immediately remove its self-driving vehicles from San Francisco city streets, where they have been operating since Wednesday without a state permit.
Regulators Order Uber Self-Driving Cars Off Streets Of San FranciscoCalifornia regulators ruled Wednesday afternoon that rideshare company Uber must stop operating its self-driving car service in San Francisco until it gets state permit.
Philadelphia Judge Orders Uber And Lyft To Cease Operations In CityA Philadelphia judge has ordered ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft to cease operations in the city.
California To Require Background Checks For Uber, Lyft DriversCalifornia will require Uber and Lyft to conduct background checks on all drivers and lay off certain criminals beginning in 2017.
Uber Found Guilty In French Court Over Business PracticesA French court has convicted and fined Uber and two of its executives for deceptive commercial practices and illegal business activity over its lowest-cost ride service.
Lawsuit Filed By California Drivers Against Uber Gets Class-Action StatusA federal judge has granted class-action status to a case in California against Uber over payment of drivers.
Uber, Lyft Allowed To Make Pickups At Los Angeles Int'l AirportUber, Lyft and other ride-hailing companies won approval Tuesday to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport after weeks of debate over whether their drivers are properly screened to weed out criminals.
Uber, Lyft Apply For Permits To Operate In NevadaRide-hailing companies Uber and Lyft say they've filed applications for permits to operate in Nevada.
More Using Ride-Hailing Apps To Get Around San FranciscoFed up with traditional taxis, more city dwellers are tapping their smartphones to hitch rides across town using mobile apps that allow connect riders and drivers.