MSB Challenges Chicago's Unequal Regulation of Ride Sharing Services

June 20, 2014

Mike Shakman and Edward Feldman filed a lawsuit on behalf of the taxi industry against the City of Chicago for its failure to regulate ride-sharing services such as Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar. The suit is the first in the nation challenging a municipality for its unequal regulation of taxis and ride-sharing services.

Washington Post, June 20, 2014:  “Taxi medallions have been the best investment in America for years. Now Uber may be changing that.”

Chicago Tribune, February 6, 2014:  “Taxi industry lawsuit against city on ride-sharing regulation