ECJ: AIRBNB – No decisive influence.

AIRBNB – No decisive influence. Airbnb Ireland cannot be regarded as forming an integral part of an overall service, the main component of which is the provision of accommodation. The rules for the functioning of an intermediation service such as the one provided by Airbnb cannot be equated to those of the intermediation service which…

UberPOP – is it an information society service? – According to Advocate General Szpunar, Member States may prohibit and punish, as a matter of criminal law, the illegal exercise of transport activities in the context of the UberPop service, without notifying the Commission of the draft law in advance

Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 72/17 Luxembourg, 4 July 2017 Advocate General’s Opinion in Case C-320/16 Uber France SAS   The French company Uber France operates an electronic platform which enables users, with the aid of a smartphone equipped with the corresponding application, to order urban transport services in the…