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FAA’s Drone Registration Rule is Illegal

June 22, 2016

WASHINGTON D.C. —­­ Yesterday, TechFreedom urged the D.C. Circuit to strike down drone registration requirements. The amicus curiae brief supports independent drone operator John Taylor’s...


Indian PM Praises the Startup Revolution

September 27, 2015

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on the benefits that growing technology and expanding startups have had on Indian development at the India-U.S. Startup Konnect...


NYC Mayor De Blasio Drops Proposal to Cap Ride-Sharing

July 22, 2015

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Mayor De Blasio’s administration dropped a proposal to cap the growth of for-hire vehicles pending a study on the impact...


California Labor Ruling Threatens the Entire Sharing Economy

June 17, 2015

Today, the California Labor Commission announced its ruling, filed in a state court on Tuesday, that Uber drivers are employees — not independent contractors. While...


The FTC Should Help Unshackle the Sharing Economy

May 27, 2015

Yesterday, TechFreedom and the International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) filed comments to be considered at the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) upcoming workshop: The...


Insurance Companies Can Use Drones To Evaluate Your Next Claim

April 22, 2015

Originally appeared in: The Value Penguin The commercial use of drones is moving toward prevalence as insurance companies put them into practice. It is currently illegal...