New York State's top lawyer says Airbnb is exaggerating about how much customer data the state is asking the company to hand over.
On Friday, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office filed a motion defending its need to access the user data of Airbnb's New York City hosts.
The peer-to-peer home rental company previously protested that the state authorities are overstepping a legal boundary. However, the New York AG's office is not backing down from its earlier demand, saying that the subpoena filed in early October applies only to people who are breaking the law. … Read more