Ride-hail businesses have disrupted the transportation sector so thoroughly that cities like Seattle are forced to play catch-up — with inadequate information — as they try to regulate the new players while keeping legacy taxi companies viable.
Seeking Direction: Uber and Lyft Are All the Rage to Some and an Outrage to Others. Can Seattle Broker a Deal?
Why Seattle's Attempt to Grant Collective-Bargaining Rights to Uber and Lyft Drivers Is Likely Headed to the Supreme Court
The ordinance that was passed by the Seattle City Council in 2015 is currently in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.