Regulations The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Regulations en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:42:00 GMT U.K. to Test Driverless Cars on Public Roads Come January The country is following in the footsteps of Japan, Sweden and the United States, which have all sanctioned public tests for the burgeoning tech. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:42:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Ride-Sharing Startup Lyft Is Coming to NYC (Yes, For Real This Time) After its first launch was held up by New York State Supreme Court, the San Francisco-based company is set to hit the streets in the Big Apple starting tonight. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:10:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Lyft's NYC Launch Party Goes Off Without a Hitch. The Launch? Not So Much. Lyft’s New York City launch party became a pre-launch party in a matter of hours as New York State’s attorney general slammed the breaks on the ridesharing app. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:15:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Size of Colorado's Marijuana Market? Try 130 Metric Tons. Marijuana demand in Colorado, which legalized it six months ago, is proving to be much larger than previously thought. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 20:00:00 GMT Jane Wells Amazon Asks FAA Permission to Test Drones The digital giant is petitioning the Federal Aviation Association to get its drones up and running for the public. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:43:00 GMT Nina Zipkin San Francisco Says Enough Monkey Business: Tells Parking Spot App to Shut Down After being served a cease-and-desist letter by the city, on-demand parking app MonkeyParking is suspending its services in San Francisco. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:17:00 GMT Laura Entis Google Is Interested in Your Health, But Deterred by Regulations In an extensive interview with venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page explained why regulations are hampering improvements in health care. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:47:00 GMT Laura Entis Potential Game Changer for Funding Awaits Final Approval From SEC Provision of JOBS Act could change how businesses raise capital. But it faces regulations that could make it useless. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT Kendall Almerico Following Massive Protests, London Transport Authority Rules Uber Is Legal The decision hinged upon a differentiation between traditional taxicab meters and the smartphone technology by which Uber charges passengers. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:12:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Target Joins the List of Stores Asking Customers to Keep Guns Out Following open carry demonstrations, Target has joined a host of other chains in 'respectfully requesting' that customers to leave their guns at home. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:01:00 GMT Kate Taylor California Lifts Glove Law for Food Handlers After months of protest from the food industry, California repealed its controversial glove requirement law. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:58:00 GMT Kate Taylor New York's Top Court Refuses to Reinstate Ban on Large Sodas New York City's ban on large sugary drinks, which was blocked by lower courts, has been declared illegal by the state's Supreme Court. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:19:00 GMT CNBC With AP When Will Washington Start Unleashing the Power of Entrepreneurs? The latest GDP figures prove that the policies of the last six years are targeting the wrong culprits. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:20:00 GMT Ray Hennessey Is 'Crypto-Equity' the Next Big Thing in Raising Money for Your Business? If the team behind Swarm gets its way, its Bitcoin-based crowdfunding platform will be seen by entrepreneurs as 'Kickstarter on steroids.' Wed, 25 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Restaurants Seek Alternatives as FDA's Salt Crackdown Looms As the FDA prepares new guidelines, restaurants are cutting back on sodium and salt companies are researching alternatives. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:43:00 GMT Kate Taylor San Francisco Puts the Brakes on a Parking App Startup The City Attorney says that MonkeyParking – an app that allow users to pay for information about available spots – is selling the use of public parking spaces, not information. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:25:00 GMT Laura Entis 3 Devices to Aid in Getting Your Bearings En Route to a New Venture An entrepreneur's flexibility is critical in exploring and learning from markets outside the comfort zone. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT Travis Ledwith FDA Backs Off After Causing Stink Over Cheese Regulations Recent communication from regulators sparked concerns that the government would ban cheese from being made on wooden shelves. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:35:00 GMT Kate Taylor The Broadband Cartel and America's Entrepreneurs Broadband is essential for an entrepreneurial future but broadband providers are more like the electric company or Ma Bell from days past. The FCC needs to regulate them that way. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:54:00 GMT Peter Page FAA is Considering Lifting Drone Ban for Hollywood The FAA is considering approving drone use for seven companies in the TV and film industry, which could open the door for exemptions in other industries. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 19:10:00 GMT Laura Entis