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South Korea Indicts Kalanick

Posted on December 24, 2014

South Korea has indicted the chief executive officer and local subsidiary of Uber Technologies Inc for violating a law governing public transport, becoming the latest jurisdiction to challenge the U.S. taxi service provider.

The Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office issued the indictment against CEO Travis Kalanick and the firm’s Korean unit for violating a law prohibiting individuals or firms without appropriate licenses from providing or facilitating transportation services, an Uber spokeswoman said.

Full story at fortune.com.

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  • Auntie Uber Juan

     | about 3 years ago

    12962 South Korea - Treaty on Extradition http://www.state.gov/s/l/treaty/tias/112380.htm

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