DC’s New E-Hail Rules Are Good News For Uber, But Could Be Bad News For Lyft And SideCar

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http://techcrunch.com – Uber got some good news yesterday, as the Washington, D.C. city council voted to approve new transportation regulations that legitimize its service in the nation’s capital. While Uber argues that it has never operated illegally in any market, the ruling will go a long way toward ensuring that regulators can no longer seek to shut it down. But Uber’s victory there isn’t just about the company ensuring its own feasibility in that market — it’s also about shutting other competitors out. If you take a look at what the D.C. council proposes, what you find is that the r (IT news)