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Lyft agrees to let SF transit agencies review data

The San Francisco City Attorney's Office and Lyft Inc. have reached an…

 

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has filed a lawsuit challenging a state law that allows Uber and Lyft drivers to avoid registering for business licenses in every city they drive in. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

SF sues state over Uber business license law

Update 02/09 9:26 a.m.: State Senator Steven Bradford (D-Gardena) issued a statement…

 

(S.F. Examiner file photo)

Uber seeks to shield ‘UberPool’ secrets in new CA regulations

As California weighs the legality of carpooling with Uber, the company wants…

 

A Lyft "glowstache" rests on a dashboard of a car at the company's  San Francisco headquarters on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

New legal filings indicate General Motors may start leasing cars for Lyft drivers in California

General Motors may soon introduce its service to lease cars for Lyft…

A Lyft "glowstache" rests on a dashboard of a car at the company's  San Francisco headquarters on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
A woman opens the door to an Uber/Lyft car on Market Street in San Francisco. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

CPUC delays vote on ride-hail regulations until next month

State regulators announced late Wednesday they will delay a controversial vote on…

A woman opens the door to an Uber/Lyft car on Market Street in San Francisco. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Uber headquarters in San Francisco. (Eric Risberg/AP)

Uber asks regulators for do-over on $7.6 million fine

Ride-hail company Uber was found “in contempt” of California regulators last month,…

Uber headquarters in San Francisco. (Eric Risberg/AP)
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Sweeping new regulations proposed for Uber, Lyft may level playing field for taxis

Uber and Lyft may soon face tighter-than-ever inspections on how it calculates…

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In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, people go past the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Uber ordered to pay $7.6 million penalty, found in ‘contempt’ by regulator

A California regulatory body voted unanimously Thursday morning to fine Uber $7.6…

In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, people go past the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
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Renewable energy rate-battle is CPUC’s chance to prove it’s not in PG&E’s pocket

Our hot world is working to cool down, together. In Paris, international…

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(Eric Risberg/AP)

Uber reveals formerly secret business practices by order of regulators

Some of Uber’s secrets are secrets no longer. A California administrative law…

(Eric Risberg/AP)
An Uber-branded vehicle. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Flywheel Taxi sues state, says cities should regulate Uber, Lyft

Flywheel Taxi has filed suit against state regulators, claiming the taxi industry…

An Uber-branded vehicle. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Uber made public a redacted version of its legal filings to the California Public Utilities Commission about it's business practices as part of the CPUC's Phase II Proceedings. (Courtesy photo)

Uber ordered to publicize business practices

Uber has five days to reveal its secrets to the public, state…

Uber made public a redacted version of its legal filings to the California Public Utilities Commission about it's business practices as part of the CPUC's Phase II Proceedings. (Courtesy photo)
California mulling whether uberPOOL and Lyft Line are illegal

California mulling whether uberPOOL and Lyft Line are illegal

Swipe a cellphone touch screen, tap virtual buttons, and a car arrives.…

California mulling whether uberPOOL and Lyft Line are illegal

Regulator to begin probe of PG&E corporate culture

An investigation into whether corporate culture and governance at PG&E is responsible…

Photo courtesy Sidecar

Sidecar’s permit to operate in California suspended, could be reversed

Update 5:16 p.m.: Sidecar spokeswoman Margaret Ryan wrote the Examiner, saying, "We…

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In this Jan. 4, 2013 photo, Lyft passenger Christina Shatzen gets into a car driven by Nancy Tcheou in San Francisco. (Jeff Chiu/AP photo)

Uber, Lyft argue new regulations will stifle business models

Innovation is at the heart of the so-called sharing economy, and now…

In this Jan. 4, 2013 photo, Lyft passenger Christina Shatzen gets into a car driven by Nancy Tcheou in San Francisco. (Jeff Chiu/AP photo)
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett. left, watches as Madison Mayor Paul Soglin speaks out against Gov. Scott Walker's proposal ending residency requirements for public workres statewide on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer)

U.S. mayors vote down tighter regulations for Uber, Lyft

A large gathering of the nation’s mayors resoundingly voted down proposed stricter…

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett. left, watches as Madison Mayor Paul Soglin speaks out against Gov. Scott Walker's proposal ending residency requirements for public workres statewide on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer)

PG&E ordered to provide emails with CPUC

PG&E Co. was ordered by an administrative law judge in San Francisco…

Jeff Chiu/AP PhotoMichael Picker has been reappointed to the CPUC by Gov. Jerry Brown. If confirmed by the state Senate he will take over effective Jan. 1.

Gov. Brown appoints new president of CPUC

Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed a new president of the California Public…

Jeff Chiu/AP PhotoMichael Picker has been reappointed to the CPUC by Gov. Jerry Brown. If confirmed by the state Senate he will take over effective Jan. 1.
AP Photo/Jeff ChiuCalifornia Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey

Peevey defends record in final meeting

California's chief utility regulator ended the last scheduled public hearing of his…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuCalifornia Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey