Ridesharing Companies

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.
Uber, Lyft Receive Failing Grades From Better Business Bureau As ridesharing services continue to grow in popularity, the San Francisco Better Business Bureau has given failing grades to Uber and Lyft.
California Sets Insurance Standards For Ridesharing CompaniesDrivers providing services for ride-sharing companies such as Lyft and Uber would have to carry a minimum level of insurance under a compromise the state Senate approved Wednesday.
Ridesharing Company Uber Offering On Demand Weddings During San Francisco Pride WeekendAfter disrupting the taxi business in San Francisco and in cities throughout the world, ridesharing company Uber is entering the marriage business in honor of the city’s LGBT pride celebration.
Parents Of San Francisco Girl Fatally Struck By Uber Driver Seek Stricter Ridesharing RulesThe parents of a six-year-old girl who was killed by an Uber driver in San Francisco on New Year's Eve are urging state lawmakers to require app-based ride services to carry commercial insurance.
Lyft Refuses To Stop Operating In New Mexico, Faces Thousands of Dollars in FinesLyft says it will defy New Mexico regulators by continuing to operate in Albuquerque, a move that a state official says could result in large fines for the ridesharing service.
Uber, Lyft Announce Insurance Policy Changes Following Fatal Crash Involving Rideshare DriverSan Francisco-based ridesharing companies Uber and Lyft announced a new insurance policy on Friday to address concerns over liability for accidents involving its drivers who are working but have not yet picked up passengers.
Phil Matier: Wrongful Death Suit Could Change How Uber Does BusinessA wrongful-death lawsuit involving Uber and one of its drivers who struck a 6-year-old girl, could be instrumental in changing the way ridesharing companies are regulated.
California Adopts Ridesharing Service RegulationsWeb-based car-sharing companies will have to make sure drivers undergo training and criminal background checks and have commercial liability insurance under rules approved by California regulators.