San Francisco Supervisor Wants Tax On Uber And LyftRide-hailing companies could be forced to pay up if one San Francisco supervisor who says he's tired of Uber and Lyft not contributing their fair share gets his way.
Lyft Responds To Allegations Of Employees Snooping On RidersLyft said it is investigating new accusations that employees improperly accessed the private data of its riders.
European Court: Uber Should Be Regulated Like A Taxi CompanyRide-hailing service Uber suffered a new blow Wednesday as the European Union’s top court ruled that it should be regulated like a taxi company and not a technology service.
Uber Has More Work To Do Winning Over DriversUber has spent the past six months trying to court its drivers, who aren't always the company's biggest fans.
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.