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Judge Hears Arguments Over Seattle Law on Rideshare Unions
Judge Hears Arguments Over Seattle Law on Rideshare Unions
SEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge in Seattle is hearing arguments over the city's first-in-the-nation law giving Uber, Lyft and taxi drivers the ability to form a union. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has sued to block the law before a Monday deadline for the companies to provide information about their most active drivers to the Teamsters union, which has been selected to represent the drivers... Read
Chamber Sues Over Seattle Law Letting Uber Drivers Unionize
Chamber Sues Over Seattle Law Letting Uber Drivers Unionize
SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is suing the city of Seattle over a law that allows drivers of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft to unionize over pay and working conditions. The lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court says the ordinance violates and is pre-empted by federal antitrust law and illegally allows for-hire drivers to get together and set rates. The...
Pilots Can’t Ride Share
Pilots Can’t Ride Share
WASHINGTON (AP) — An Uber or Lyft service in the air? Not quite, says a federal appeals court. A ruling by the court in Washington says private pilots won't be allowed to offer flight-sharing services to the public. Some pilots were looking to provide air lifts using an Internet model similar to those used by Uber or Lyft...