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  1. BurgerTiime

    Uber reaches settlement w/ drivers arbitrating over employment status & expense reimbursement

    Full: https://www.techcrunch.com/2018/12/22/uber-drivers-settlement/amp/ TechCrunch has learned that Uber has offered a tentative settlement to pay out 11 cents for every mile driven for Uber (including adjacent services like Uber Eats) to drivers who have been in individual arbitration with...
  2. D

    Radio Ad about settlement money

    anyone else heard these? They were all over a bunch of channels yesterday. 20 million settlement for falsely inflating average driver income. The settlement is real. Dunno about these guys though Keller Lenkner law firm. They take 40% you get the rest (don't post anything dumb about you...
  3. Wiz65

    $100 per driver

    https://triblive.com/state/pennsylvania/14120114-74/pa-uber-drivers-caught-up-in-data-breach-to-get-100-from Don't spend it all in one place! No details on how or when this will be disbursed.
  4. father of unicorns

    Nevada to get $1M from data-breach settlement with Uber

    https://news3lv.com/news/local/nevada-to-get-1m-from-data-breach-settlement-with-uber-09-26-2018 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada plans to use $1 million in a data breach settlement with ride-hailing company Uber to bolster a state database used for background checks. Attorney General Adam Laxalt's...
  5. uber79nyc

    Uber settlement for overcharged fees

    is anyone from here in this settlement? I keep getting their sponsored ad but I’m a bit suspicious to provide my info.
  6. DTA

    Uber reaches $3 million settlement with New York drivers over fees!

    Hi everybody, I just read an a article about Uber agreed to pay up to $3 million to settle a proposed class-action lawsuit brought on behalf of 2,421 drivers in New York who accused the ride-sharing company of docking excessive fees from their fares. Drivers accused Uber of breach of contract...
  7. BurgerTiime

    Congratulations drivers in California, you each get a buck...& 8 pennies!!

    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-17/for-uber-third-time-s-the-charm-on-1-per-driver-pay-settlement Though at first Uber Technologies Inc. didn’t succeed in settling a lawsuit by California drivers alleging labor-code violations, it tried and tried again. A Los Angeles state...
  8. BurgerTiime

    San Francisco, Los Angeles Want Uber to Pay $15M More for Violating Settlement

    http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/San-Francisco-Los-Angeles-Want-Uber-to-Pay-15M-More-for-Violating-Settlement-438639473.html $15 million more. That's how much San Francisco and Los Angeles prosecutors say Uber needs to pay for violating a prior legal settlement. The two counties made their...
  9. BurgerTiime

    Uber has 45 days to pay PUC $3.5 million dollar settlement

    http://fox43.com/2017/04/06/puc-approves-3-5-million-settlement-with-uber/ HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) today approved a $3.5 million settlement with Uber Technologies Inc. and its Pennsylvania subsidiaries (collectively, Uber), resolving Uber’s appeals from...
  10. BurgerTiime

    Lawsuit claims Lyft driver in fatal wreck was distracted by app

    http://www.mystatesman.com/news/crime--law/lawsuit-claims-lyft-driver-fatal-wreck-was-distracted-app/vATwbLZjiPR2ZDRLpE3EBJ/ One of the women who died was set to be married the following month. A family that already has settled with Uber in a wrongful death lawsuit is now targeting its...
  11. BurgerTiime

    Insult! Uber Wants to Settle a Lawsuit With Its California Drivers for Just $1 Each

    http://fortune.com/2017/02/02/uber-california-lawsuit-settlement/ Uber Wants to Settle a Lawsuit With Its California Drivers for Just $1 Each Justin Worland 7:47 AM CST lawsuit over alleged labor violations, according to a Bloomberg report. The offer follows a class action suit that claims the...
  12. MikesUber

    Uber offers drivers $1 each to wipe away labor threats valued in the billions

    Source: http://mashable.com/2017/02/02/uber-price-settlement-drivers/?utm_cid=mash-com-Tw-main-link#fhj7smrwYOq6 Uber offers drivers $1 each to wipe away labor threats valued in the billions A settlement offer in California would give Uber drivers $1 each. Joel Rosenblatt for Bloomberg 19...
  13. QLDUberDriver

    Uber settles to pay $20mil FTC suit alleging Uber misled drivers on how much they can earn.

    http://www.recode.net/2017/1/19/14330042/uber-20-million-settlement-ftc-driver-pay-false-advertising Uber will pay $20 million to settle FTC charges that it misled drivers on their pay Uber agreed to pay $20 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission suit alleging that the company misled...
  14. circle1

    Idea For Making Extra Money

    "The class action industry produces thousands of settlements each year. Many of them are consumer settlements. And many consumers don’t even know about claims they may be entitled to. Every case is different, but in almost all cases only a small fraction of potential claimants register with...
  15. Phasmatrope

    Concerns about qualifying for the Lyft class action lawsuit payment?

    Hey, as many of you may be aware-- specifically, Lyft drivers who gave rides between 5/25/12 and 7/1/16-- there is an ongoing class action lawsuit about the drivers being classified as independent contractors (personally, I don't see how we wouldn't be, since we don't have set hours/aren't...
  16. eman1122

    Uber is Threatening to Walk Away from Settlement

    http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-08-01/uber-in-dare-to-judge-says-it-s-ready-to-ditch-driver-settlement I didn't see this topic touched on yet but if it has, my bad. Based on the article, Uber feels their chances in the court of appeals is good to overturn Judge Chen's ruling...
  17. chi1cabby

    Lyft Strikes Bigger Settlement With Drivers

    Lyft Strikes Bigger Settlement With Drivers By Ben Hancock http://www.therecorder.com/home/id=1202757450176?__nored=2 SAN FRANCISCO — Lyft Inc. has reached a new $27 million settlement with California drivers to end litigation over their independent contractor status, after a federal judge...
  18. FAC

    Suggested new forum subject - lawsuits

    Again I might be posting in the wrong section, but does anyone know how to suggest a new section in this forum? I think we should have a separate section relating to the various class action and other lawsuits against Uber and Lyft. The outcome of these suits affect many drivers and it would be...
  19. D Town

    Uber Settles with The National Federation of the Blind

    SAN FRANCISCO —Uber and advocates for the blind have reached a lawsuit settlement in which the ride-hailing company agrees to require that existing and new drivers confirm they understand their legal obligations to transport riders with guide dogs or other service animals, an advocacy group...
  20. Manotas

    This is what Uber thinks for the tipping option

    https://medium.com/@UberPubPolicy/our-approach-to-tipping-aa0074c0fddc#.9zxi0a4jt Uber Under the Hoodyesterday2 min read Our approach to tipping Last week, we settled two class-action lawsuits in California and Massachusetts. As part of that settlement, we agreed to clarify our approach to...