Promote Your Attorney Profile on Law.net - Get Found / Earn More!
Court Dismisses Lawsuits Filed Against Chicago-Area Law Schools
Court Dismisses Lawsuits Filed Against Chicago-Area Law Schools
Crash Involving Tracy Morgan Takes Ugly Turn in Court Filing
Crash Involving Tracy Morgan Takes Ugly Turn in Court Filing
Governor Brown Provides $3 Million in Legal Aid for Undocumented Children
Governor Brown Provides $3 Million in Legal Aid for Undocumented Child...
Who Will Replace Eric Holder as United States Attorney General
Who Will Replace Eric Holder as United States Attorney General
Your profile matches an open legal position. Apply now!
Legal Job Listings

Lawsuit Filed Against Uber and One of its Drivers

A lawsuit was filed against Uber Technologies Inc. and one of the company’s drivers by a woman from Cook County on Wednesday, according to the Chicago Tribune. The woman claims that earlier in March, the driver made unwanted advances to the woman and even fondled her.

The lawsuit was filed in Cook County Circuit Court and details the alleged incident, which took place on March 8. A driver from Uber picked the woman up and started driving in the wrong direction. The plaintiff moved to the front seat of the vehicle to help navigate. This is when the driver commented on the woman’s appearance and asked her for a date.

Then, according to the complaint, the driver “repeatedly fondled (plaintiff’s) legs, groin area and breasts.”

What

 job title, keywords

Where

 city, state, zip



Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!


When the driver entered Lake Shore Drive, the woman threatened to call police, which led the driver to try to get the woman out of the vehicle. At Diversey Avenue and Clark Street, the driver pulled over and begged the woman not to tell anyone about what happened. A spokesperson from Uber said that the account of the driver was deactivated when the plaintiff called the company.

The lawsuit did not say if the driver worked for Uber or Uber X, which is a ride-share service. Both organizations have the same corporate owner.

Where can you find the most car service jobs? Click here.

Lawsuit Filed Against Uber and One of its Drivers by

Tagged: ,

Posted by on March 21, 2014. Filed under Legal News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
REAL ESTATE ATTORNEY with minimum 5 years experience
USA-MO-Saint Louis

REAL ESTATE ATTORNEY Well established real estate investment company, located in St. Louis, Missouri, seeks in-house attorney with minimum 5 years experience in purchase/sale agreements, negotiatio...