Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Uber Technologies Inc.
Date:April 7, 2016
Offense Group:consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense:consumer protection violation
Secondary Offense:false advertising
Uber agreed to pay $25 million to Los Angeles and San Francisco counties ($15 million suspended) in settlement of allegations it misled customers about the background checks it carried out on its drivers.
Level of Government:local
Action Type:agency action
Agency:California Multi-Jurisdiction Case
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type:settlement
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:California
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:miscellaneous services
Specific Industry of Parent:transportation services
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