Market Disruption

The San Francisco Federal Credit Union accused the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency of negligent misrepresentation, breach of contract and bad faith by encouraging it to finance formerly free transferable taxi medallions at $250,000 apiece to thousands of cabbies beginning in 2010, as ride-hail services were about to disrupt the market, in S.F. Superior Court.

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Waymo-Uber War Over Driverless Technology Starts With Theft Claim

Lawyers for Uber tried to convince a jury on the first day of a long-awaited trial on accusations it stole rival Waymo’s driverless car technology that Waymo’s motive for suing was to keep “its biggest competitor” from developing driverless cars for the ride-hailing market.

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