The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi58° Scattered Showers

Tonight

Lo40° Slight Chc Showers

Sunday

Hi65° Increasing Clouds

Sunday Night

Lo45° Mostly Cloudy

Monday

Hi75° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo48° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi76° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo48° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi70° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo45° Partly Cloudy

Seattle taxi drivers sue ridesharing service

Send to Kindle
Print This

SEATTLE — A Seattle-area taxi drivers organization has sued an app-based ridesharing service, alleging that Uber violates multiple laws and regulations, thus harming taxi drivers and the public.

The Seattle Times reports the lawsuit filed Monday by the Western Washington Taxicab Operators Association contends Uber is involved in “unlawful and deceptive business practices.” Court documents allege that unlike the taxi drivers, Uber’s drivers don’t comply with legal requirements set by Seattle, King County and Washington state for the personal transportation industry.

View my options or Sign in