Uber's 'Greyball' Program Puts New Focus on Legal Dept.

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Uber Technologies Inc. has used software to evade law enforcement and public officials in cities where the company faced opposition from regulators, The New York Times reported Friday, and legal ethics professionals said the company may be steering into the wrong lane.

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  • Chuck Cotton

    Sallie Yoo, an employee of Uber, and in-counsel, is the mastermind behind all the Uber unlawful operations. Kalanick never makes a decision without her guidance and approval. She is a legerdemain executive and attorney-one of the best. The California Bar Association should remove her for violating the Professional Code of Responsibility and Ethics. The SEC and the USDOJ will look into her operations deeply. She has masterminded Uber to operate as CCE violating the RICO ACT. There is so much litigation and she misguides out side counsel to do what she wants and pays them outrageous fees to do so. The victims have been the general public, the United States of America, and at least 42 other states. Some key areas of violations are tax evasion, security fraud, USDOT/FMCSA non-compliance with state transportation statutes and municipal ordinances through America. Travis Kalanick‘s famous public announcement was okayed by her. " I don‘t care about you law. I have my own law. We don‘t need your stinkin‘ regulations. I am declaring WAR on the A..H...taxicabs-Join us or perish." She create and approve buzzwords like ridesharing, Gap insurance, hybrid or peer to peer to insurance ( All fraudulent) TNC (Transportation Network Company and TND ( Transportation Network Driver) of which neither has any operating authority. It is against CFR49 of the US CODE. Just her aiding and abetting the violators is a serious crime. My home state, Oklahoma where I have a livery operation of 26 years in Tulsa and OKC, was totally manipulated by Kalanick and YOO when they enter operations in October of 2013 and then Lyft, the copy cat, followed shortly. Their criminal conduct was intentional and wrongful and patently criminal as they entered other states running an illegal taxi/car service operation- strictly BLACK MARKET. They clearly made a mockery of our laws and wrecked the metro markets. Numerous compliant with absolute credible evidence was given to the regulators and enforcement agencies all to deaf ears and blinded eyes. Finally, they were able to coerce certain legislators into malpractice techniques and the Governor to pass its tainted and rigged Uber bill. Oklahoma government is compelled to protect the people, not place them cluelessly into harm‘s way. Criminal corruption is inexcusable for any judicial or regulatory body or law enforcement group to ignore. Their GREYBALL police evasion, corruption scheme was successful. Kalanick and YOO should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

  • The Commodore

    Fisch, law enforcement employees are not members of a protected class. There may be a tenuous civil fraud claim that could be made, but criminal? I think not.

  • The Commodore

    Fisch, law enforcement employees are not members of a protected class. There may be a tenuous civil fraud claim that could be made, but criminal? I think not.

  • greg


  • F. Fisch

    What puts this over the legal line into CRIMINAL activity is the displaying of fake software to lie to the "greyballed" people. That is a fraud committed, arguably to deprive them the use of what is an on-call public service. at least some of the people being "greyed" are legitimate users needing a ride. Police Officers use Uber too.

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