• Airbnb wins first legal round in NY

The New York State Supreme Court has ruled in Airbnb’s favour in its battle with the New York Attorney General.

The court ruled that the Attorney General’s subpoena seeking data about the group’s hosts sought “materials that are irrelevant to the inquiry at hand”. The Attorney General’s office said that it would reissue a subpoena next week, while Airbnb said that the decision was “good news for New Yorkers who simply want to share their home and the city they love”.

Read the full story here: http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/battle-airbnb-attorney-general-eric-schneiderman-court-rules-website-favor-blog-entry-1.1790769

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