Regulations http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/regulations The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Regulations en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:15:00 GMT 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235614 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235614 Catherine Clifford 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235572 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235572 Jane Wells Marijuana demand in Colorado, which legalized it six months ago, is proving to be much larger than previously thought. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235589 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235589 Nina Zipkin The digital giant is petitioning the Federal Aviation Association to get its drones up and running for the public. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235575 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235575 Laura Entis After being served a cease-and-desist letter by the city, on-demand parking app MonkeyParking is suspending its services in San Francisco. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235426 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235426 Laura Entis 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235256 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235256 Kendall Almerico Provision of JOBS Act could change how businesses raise capital. But it faces regulations that could make it useless. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235362 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235362 Geoff Weiss The decision hinged upon a differentiation between traditional taxicab meters and the smartphone technology by which Uber charges passengers. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235358 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235358 Kate Taylor Following open carry demonstrations, Target has joined a host of other chains in 'respectfully requesting' that customers to leave their guns at home. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235275 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235275 Kate Taylor After months of protest from the food industry, California repealed its controversial glove requirement law. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235205 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235205 CNBC With AP 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235159 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235159 Ray Hennessey The latest GDP figures prove that the policies of the last six years are targeting the wrong culprits. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235143 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235143 Catherine Clifford If the team behind Swarm gets its way, its Bitcoin-based crowdfunding platform will be seen by entrepreneurs as 'Kickstarter on steroids.' 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235139 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235139 Kate Taylor As the FDA prepares new guidelines, restaurants are cutting back on sodium and salt companies are researching alternatives. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235134 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235134 Laura Entis 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234877 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234877 Travis Ledwith An entrepreneur's flexibility is critical in exploring and learning from markets outside the comfort zone. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234737 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234737 Kate Taylor Recent communication from regulators sparked concerns that the government would ban cheese from being made on wooden shelves. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234587 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234587 Peter Page 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234495 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234495 Laura Entis 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. Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic Gets FAA Clearance for Takeoff With any luck, Justin Bieber could be hurtling through space by year’s end. Fri, 30 May 2014 15:04:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234373 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234373 Geoff Weiss With any luck, Justin Bieber could be hurtling through space by year’s end. Four Factors for Hiring Overseas Employees Getting ready to hire overseas? Understand four key areas before you take the plunge. Tue, 20 May 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234031 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234031 Gwen Moran Getting ready to hire overseas? Understand four key areas before you take the plunge.