The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop #00015

Submission Number:
00015
Commenter:
Amy Fisher
State:
Illinois
Initiative Name:
The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop
Uber drivers should be held to the same standards as Cab drivers. If the city requires a license or fee, Uber drivers should have to apply and pay. Airbnb, they shouldn't turn a blind eye to a cities law regarding housing. Google Airbnb and New York. Insurance companies have to abide by various state and local laws, Airbnb should also be held responsible.Rent prices and availablity of affordable housing is at risk.