Counsel in $20 Million Uber Settlement Over Unsolicited Texts Urge the 7th Circuit to Reject An Objection to the Deal

Law360 (July 26, 2018, 9:07 PM EDT) — Counsel for a proposed class of drivers and riders who settled a suit against Uber Technologies Inc. over unsolicited texts for $20 million urged the Seventh Circuit on Wednesday to reject an objection to the deal, arguing that the challenge to roughly $6.31 million in attorneys’ fees awarded as part of the agreement had been made in “bad faith.” [Read more]