Making sense of the taxi industry’s Uber crisis: The brief outline of an ‘idiot-proof’ guide for confused politicians, disinterested media and a misinformed public


The advocate general of the European court of justice (e.g. The Guardian 12/5/2017) recently determined that Uber provides a transport service (rather than merely a digital service as it has regularly insisted) and therefore should be regulated as a conventional transport company. This was at last some relevant high-level legal…