The Brian Lehrer Show Edit this Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Airbnb and the Law Listen 21 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/366114/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Airbnb is a way for travelers to rent a room in most cities around the world. (Natalie Fertig / WNYC) i Airbnb, the short-term apartment renting web-based service, is trying to navigate its way through a legal gray zone, past subpoenas and taxes. Matt Flamm, senior reporter at Crain's New York, updates the latest developments.