Volume 20, Issue 1

Cybersecurity of Autonomous Systems in the Transportation Sector: An Examination of Regulatory and Private Law Approaches with Recommendations for Needed Reforms

The past twenty-five years gave rise to increasing levels of automation within the transportation sector. From initial subsystems, like vessel satellite tracking and automobile chassis control, automation continues apace. The future promises fully autonomous devices such as unmanned aerial systems (“UAS”) and self-driving cars (“UAV”). These autonomous and automatic systems and devices (“AASD”) provide safety,

Patent Trolls, Nuisance Suits, and the Federal Trade Commission

The Federal Trade Commission’s (“FTC’s”) Patent Assertion Entity Activity Report (“The Report”) includes a path-breaking collection of data. The Report was compiled with the object of changing policy, both in Congress and before the courts. Because of the FTC’s ability to force businesses and individuals to provide information, a power that no ordinary researcher possesses,

Proposed Rules to Determine the Legal Use of Autonomous and Semi-Autonomous Platforms in Domestic U.S. Law Enforcement

We need some rules. “Or there will be . . . trouble.” Author: Michael Sinclair Cite: Michael Sinclair, Proposed Rules to Determine the Legal Use of Autonomous and Semi-Autonomous Platforms in Domestic U.S. Law Enforcement, 20 N.C. J.L. & Tech. 1 (2018), http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/SinclairFINAL.pdf. PDF: http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/SinclairFINAL.pdf Volume: Volume 20, Issue 1

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