Pages Navigation Menu

News, Analysis & Perspective on Autonomous Vehicles

Does every car need a steering wheel and seat belts? A tech lawyer says no

When I first met Silicon Valley lawyer David Estrada in 2014, he was an executive at Lyft Inc. who was tussling with New York City regulators. Lyft wanted to allow its drivers to ferry passengers around the city without special licenses. He lost that battle but won the war, helping to persuade dozens of states and countries to change their laws and usher in the age of ride-hailing.

Would you like to receive regular updates on new links?

Your Email