Wednesday, August 23, 2017

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Industry News

Dav El/BostonCoach to Add New 2018 Lincoln Navigator

Dav El/BostonCoach Chauffeured Transportation Network‚ the largest privately-owned chauffeured transportation ... READ MORE

Global Partners Adds First International Member

Global Partners‚ a peer group in the Driving Results suite‚ is proud to announce its first international member ... READ MORE

CH Bus Sales Names New VP, Sales & Service

CH Bus Sales‚ the exclusive distributor of TEMSA motorcoaches in North America‚ announced the promotion ... READ MORE

Chosen Payments Named to the 2017 Inc. 5000 List

Inc. Magazine has named Chosen Payments to its 2017 Annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the fastest growing ... READ MORE

Grace Limousine and Shuttle

Association Updates

TLPA to Unveil Marketing Campaign at Convention

The Taxicab, Limousine & Paratransit Association (TLPA) will host its 99th Annual Convention & Trade Show ... READ MORE

LANJ to Debut Golf Fundraiser

The Limousine Association of New Jersey (LANJ) will hold its first-ever golf outing September 18 at the ... READ MORE

Speakers Offer Insight to VLA

More than two dozen operators‚ vendors‚ and guests gathered at Camryn Limousine for the August 7 meeting ... READ MORE

NELA Holds 18th Annual Golf Outing

The New England Livery Association’s (NELA’s) annual George Colarullo Memorial Golf Tournament returned ... READ MORE

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On The Wire

The Rise of Uber and Lyft Inspires a Liability Practice

Whenever a new industry emerges‚ litigation inevitably follows. Chicago personal injury lawyer ... READ MORE

Cash-Strapped States Eye Self-Driving Car Taxes

Some cash-strapped states are considering taxing self-driving cars as they look for ways to replace revenue lost from gas tax ... READ MORE

FTC: Uber Failed To Protect 100,000 Drivers in 2014 Hack

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has ordered Uber to up its security game after finding the company lacking in numerous areas ... READ MORE

Text Messages Show Uber Leaders Driven By Competition

Travis Kalanick and Anthony Levandowski have much in common. Both are hard-driving techies, obsessed with self-driving cars ... READ MORE

Uber Suspended in Philippines After Showdown With Regulators

Uber has gone offline in the Philippines after the startup once again clashed with regulators. On Monday ... READ MORE

Uber Debuts Custom Travel Programs With Uber for Business

Uber is introducing a major revamp of their Uber for Business platform today, the first significant update ... READ MORE

Is Travis Kalanick a Dead Weight?

Will Travis Kalanick, the ousted CEO of Uber, ever get a break? Probably not. And he’s probably had enough breaks ... READ MORE

Massachusetts Ride-for-Hire Registry Hits Roadblock

Plans to create a statewide registry and require background checks for taxi, limousine and other ride-for-hire ... READ MORE

TNCs May Provide Path for City to Replace Parking Authority

Mayor Kenney and City Council need to jump into conversations about letting another state agency take over the role ... READ MORE

Uber And Lyft Giving Refunds For Surge Pricing

Uber and Lyft have refunded people who had to pay costly surge prices when the Brown, Red and Purple lines were down ... READ MORE