Airbnb’s Newest Weapon Against Regulation: The Real Estate Industry

Everywhere you look, regulators are cracking down on Airbnb. In Paris, the company’s largest marketplace, multitudes must now cross-file with the city government and can only roll their dwellings for 120 darkness each year. In Amsterdam, new powers, which go…

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Bad Actors Are Using Social Media Exactly As Designed

When Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller announced criminal charges against Russian operatives for intervening with the 2016 presidential election, descriptions of how the Russians expended modern communications technologies were all too familiar. Journalists referred to the ways in which…

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Amsterdam to halve Airbnb-style tourist rentals to 30 nights a year per host

City councillors in Amsterdam have decided to reduce by half the number of nights Airbnb legions can rent out their suites in the city — enforcing a cover of thirty lights per year, down from the present 60 nights per…

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Airbnb sued by woman who says she was sexually assaulted by ‘superhost’

Lawsuit filed by Leslie Lapayowker alleges Airbnb of omission after she said she was attacked by a legion who was not properly screened An Airbnb guest is seeking to hold the company accountable for an alleged sexual assault, claiming in…

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