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  1. Fargle

    Subpoena Uber over rider damage

    A few days ago a rider caused around $2000 worth of damage to my car. My insurance company has been notified and the ball is rolling as a not-at-fault claim. Yes, I have the correct ridesharing policy. I'm thinking that perhaps I'll be left on my own to recover the deductable in small-claims...
  2. njn

    In Letter, Uber Said Drivers Didn't Make Advertised Earnings Due to Their 'Choices'

    https://gizmodo.com/in-letter-uber-said-drivers-didnt-make-advertised-earn-1820928444 In Letter, Uber Said Drivers Didn't Make Advertised Earnings Due to Their 'Choices' In January, Uber settled claims by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) that it misled drivers about how much money they could...
  3. BurgerTiime


    https://www.wired.com/story/uber-waymo-jacobs-letter/ LAST FRIDAY, THE Northern District Court of California finally posted a long-awaited document, a letter written by the lawyer of an ex-Uber security employee. It was a doozy, a 37-page compendium of alleged criminal and unsavory activity...
  4. UpoorPeople

    Anyone else feel like this could all fall apart soon?

    ... quickly and spectacularly? See poll above. State reasons why or why not below.
  5. BurgerTiime

    Uber's troubles keep piling up. California files lawsuit against Uber

    http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-uber-hack-lawsuit-20171204-story.html Uber broke California law by concealing massive data hack, L.A. city attorney says For more than a year, Uber Technologies Inc. concealed a massive hack that exposed the personal data of millions of drivers and...
  6. BurgerTiime

    Lyft passenger sues, claiming driver punched him in dispute over radio station

    http://www.post-gazette.com/local/city/2017/12/02/Lyft-passenger-sues-company-after-driver-decks-him-in-dispute-over-radio-station/stories/201712020093 A Baldwin Borough man is suing San Francisco-based ride share company Lyft after a driver allegedly punched him in the face after an argument...
  7. BurgerTiime

    Complaint filed against Uber for using "key marketing" words in Google search

    http://www.nwfdailynews.com/news/20171128/former-local-cab-driver-wants-to-take-uber-to-court Miramar Beach resident Tim Anderson has composed a complaint that accuses the successful ride-hailing company of using “targeted keyword advertising” to steal business from permitted taxi drivers...
  8. tomatopaste

    Waymo seeks delay of Uber trade secrets trial over new evidence

    https://ca.reuters.com/article/technologyNews/idCAKBN1DS02B-OCATC Alphabet’s Inc Waymo self-driving car unit asked a U.S. judge on Monday to postpone an upcoming trade secrets trial against Uber Technologies Inc, so Waymo could investigate whether Uber withheld important evidence in the case...
  9. george_lol

    Uber needs to provide drivers dash cams, re new class action lawsuit

    With the latest class action lawsuit against Uber for sexual harassment of pax, as briefly reported on CBS this morning, they need to provide us with dash cams that are tied into the app to automatically record the ride. Yeah, you could easily argue it's the drivers responsibility to cover...
  10. BurgerTiime

    Lyft Sued After Driver Accused Of Rape, Kidnapping

    https://patch.com/illinois/chicago/lyft-sued-after-driver-accused-rape-kidnapping A woman has filed a lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court accusing Lyft of fraud and negligence. CHICAGO, IL — A woman filed a lawsuit Wednesday accusing a Lyft driver of sexually assaulting her and the company of...
  11. Mista T

    Threatened with deactivation

    About 9 months ago I got my dashboard camera. I researched the law in the two states that I cover. I made laminated signs and placed them in 3 overly obvious places, which say "Dashboard camera in use". Then one day I got a random complaint from a pax. They told Lyft that I have the dash cam...
  12. Mista T

    Another potential board lawsuit?

    Yesterday's board meeting at Uber reduced the voting power of certain classes of stock. This cut TK' s power, but also pissed off other investors who had their power cut. Could be a new lawsuit on in the horizon from S. Pishevar and company.
  13. Jo3030

    Here’s the due diligence report Alphabet wants to use in its lawsuit against Uber

    Here’s the due diligence report Alphabet wants to use in its lawsuit against Uber https://www.recode.net/2017/10/2/16404154/uber-alphabet-due-diligence-report-self-driving-lawsuit-trade-secret?utm_campaign=jmbooyah&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter A report that Alphabet...
  14. BurgerTiime

    Uber investors to former CEO: We’ll sue you if you don’t vote how we want

  15. BurgerTiime

    Uber faces yet another lawsuit but this time from.

    https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2017/09/ubers-legal-nightmare-takes-another-turn UBER’S LEGAL NIGHTMARE TAKES ANOTHER TURN This time, a Texas city’s firefighter pension fund is claiming the company and Travis Kalanick misled them. VanityFair 9/26/17 by Maya Kosoff After a year spent...
  16. MHR

    Uber:We Don't Have to Pay Driver's Based off Rider's Fare

    https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/09/uber-driver-pay-plan-puts-a-significant-risk-on-ride-hailing-service/ Uber: We don’t have to pay drivers based on rider fares Contracts allow rider fares to be higher than what is known and paid to drivers. Arstechnica DAVID KRAVETS - 9/18/2017 Uber...
  17. Maven

    Über or Uber?

    Über is the correct spelling in German. TK decided to remove the umlauts. Most Americans think that Uber means means "super" or "big'. So people in the US say “oh that is uber cool” or things like that. In English things can be uber-awesome or uber-cute…. German speakers know that Über actually...
  18. Slim Pete

    Lyft drivers getting cheated by company, N.J. woman says in class-action suit

    Lyft drivers getting cheated by company, N.J. woman says in class-action suit A Long Branch woman filed a class-action lawsuit on Tuesday in federal court against the ride-sharing service Lyft, alleging drivers are underpaid. Lyft drivers earn a commission based on the fare the company charges...
  19. Mista T

    Travis getting what he deserves

    Travis/Uber lies to pax, the public, society at large, gets away with it, over and over. "Your safety is our highest concern." "Tips are included." and so on... Lies to drivers, gets away with it, over and over. False claims of income potential. "Lower prices means more income." "We got your...
  20. Wayward_mike

    Xchange leasing screwed me. Seek representation.

    Just got my car repossessed after making what I thought was 3 payments over 2 weeks to catch up the little I was behind. Stopped doing uber but a month ahold cuz I wasn't making squat. Got a delivery job that made decent money and tried to pay online multiple times. When it wouldn't go through...