Articles tagged “laws”

New Packaged Vacations Law in Europe Causing Confusion

New Packaged Vacations Law in Europe Causing Confusion

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Despite the travel industry having had years to get used to the idea of new rules governing the sale of vacations in the European Union, there are still plenty of people still scratching their heads over the changes.

7 months ago

Virginia Becomes First State to Help Fund Amtrak Service

Virginia Becomes First State to Help Fund Amtrak Service

The Daily Progress

This was the only reasonable way to preserve a necessary service long subsidized by the federal government though used unevenly throughout the states.

6 years ago

Crash Attorneys Suspected of Breaking U.S. Law to Contact Asiana Survivors

Crash Attorneys Suspected of Breaking U.S. Law to Contact Asiana Survivors

Ian Mader, Associated Press

The attorneys argue the 45-day communication block gives airlines the opportunity to offer flyers a settlement sum far below what they deserve leading to the question whether the U.S. is protecting its consumers or major corporations.

6 years ago

California senator pushes for later last calls to boost LA tourism

California senator pushes for later last calls to boost LA tourism

Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times

Clubs’ closing hours and public drinking laws have a fundamental impact on tourist’s perceptions of a place, but relaxed regulations carry their own set of potential consequences.

6 years ago