Uber To Pay At Least $10M To End Calif. DAs' Safety Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (April 7, 2016, 11:23 PM EDT) -- Los Angeles and San Francisco County district attorneys on Thursday said Uber Technologies Inc. will pay $10 million to settle a California state suit accusing the ride-hailing company of misleading consumers over how it screens drivers, and up to $25 million if it doesn’t comply with the deal.

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey and San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon said in a statement that Uber agreed to pay a civil penalty of $10 million to settle their complaint. The company faces an additional $15...
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