Online Video of FTC Conference on the Sharing Economy

Videos of Federal Trade Commission Workshop on the Sharing Economy From the Federal Trade Commission, June 9, 2015 The Federal Trade Commission held a workshop to explore issues relating to emerging internet peer-to-peer platforms—often called the “sharing” economy—and the economic activity these platforms facilitate. The workshop examined competition, consumer protection, and economic issues arising in […]

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Questions to Ask Any airbnb Host

At public hearings airbnb often arranges for a large number of airbnb hosts to testify. Generally they will be “private room” hosts who live in the property during the guest’s stay. They will tell heart warming stories about their wonderful guests and how airbnb helped them stay in their homes. These stories are generally accurate […]

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