Pa. Nixes Last Appeal Over PUC's Authority To Regulate Uber

Law360, Philadelphia (April 22, 2016, 5:38 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania appeals court on Friday put to rest the last in a foursome of cases challenging whether an Uber Technologies Inc. subsidiary’s lack of a physical fleet robbed the Public Utility Commission of authority to license the ride-hailing company.

An en banc Commonwealth Court panel found that the PUC acted appropriately when it opted not to reconsider arguments from Executive Transportation Co. Inc. that Rasier-PA LLC’s lack of a fleet meant that the company had to be treated as a broker of transportation services and...
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