Uber vs. Taxi – Influence Florida Political Magazine


The worldwide¬†phenomenon known as ridesharing came to Florida in Orlando in June of 2014, and – as has been the case in virtually every other community around the world – the clash between this dynamic new business model and age-old regulations hasn’t been smooth, to say the least. Uber’s battle with the taxi industry and local governments in Florida has been well noted in recent years, and in July 2015 the company dropped out of Broward County. While the battle between government entities of all sorts and Uber have touched Miami, Orlando, and now Tampa, one thing is for certain, this contentious relationship will not lighten up anytime soon.

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