While The California PUC Cracks Down On Ride-Sharing, Sidecar And Lyft Commit To Staying On The Road

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http://techcrunch.com – First Uber, now Sidecar and Lyft. The California Public Utilities Commission, which sought to shut down Uber two years ago, has been serving cease-and-desist letters to ride-sharing startups like Lyft, Sidecar, and Tickengo. The Commission, which is tasked with regulating privately owned electric, telecommunications, water, transit, and passenger transportation companies, is now trying to figure out how ride-sharing companies fall into its regulatory framework. But in the meantime, it’s been asking them to get off the road. The letters sent to ride-sharing startups have apparently had l (IT news)