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Uber Settlement Addresses Service Animal Lawsuit

Ride-hailing company Uber has asked a District Court in Northern California to approve a proposed settlement to a lawsuit by the National Federation of the Blind’s California chapter over refusing rides to passengers with service animals such as guide dogs. The National Federation of the Blind’s lawsuit, filed in 2014, stated that Uber was in…

New California Laws for 2015—Update

Hundreds of laws—930 to be exact—went into effect this year. Most took effect back in January; however, a number of them went into effect on July 1. Here are a few: Smartphone kill switches: Senate Bill 962 requires all smartphones sold in California have theft-deterring technology that allows owners to remotely disable their stolen devices. Pet…

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