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Customs Withdraws Notice Of Proposed Modification Regarding The Application Of Coastwise Laws
On May 10, 2017, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency withdrew its notice of proposed modification and revocation of a series of letter rulings relating to its position on the application...
United States
19 May 2017
Ag And Drones – What Do You Need To Know?
If you were among the millions who watched the "Big Game," you likely saw Intel's brilliant display of synchronized drones during Lady GaGa's halftime show.
United States
22 Feb 2017
Developments In Aircraft And Marine Finance For 2016
As is the case with other transportation assets, the legal considerations for aircraft and vessel finance providers (FPs) include an amalgam of state, federal and international laws.
United States
20 Oct 2016
FAA Provides Clearer Skies For Educational Use Of Drones
As we covered on our blog earlier this year, the proliferation of drones (or unmanned aircraft systems, "UAS,") has reached college campuses around the country, where university staff, faculty, and students are eager to use drones...
United States
26 May 2016
Update On Academic Use Of Drones
Last week the Federal Aviation Administration announced a plan to streamline the process and requirements for permitting academic-related use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems.
United States
17 May 2016
Shippers, Are You Ready For SOLAS' Verified Container Weight Mandate?
Do you export your goods in an ocean-going cargo container? If so, are you ready for the SOLAS amendments that go into effect July 1? A little planning ahead of time will prevent your boxes from being left on the docks.
United States
11 Apr 2016
Anti-Drone Technologies: The Regulation Challenge
Growing interest in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV or drone) has caused a surge in the creation of technologies and systems meant to disable or destroy them.
United States
13 Mar 2016
Drone Technology: The Regulatory Outlook
This article discusses the legal implications of the spread of drone technology, current regulatory trends and where we see the legal environment headed.
United States
13 Mar 2016
Preemption Prevails In Watercraft Case Under Federal Boat Safety Act
For vehicle manufacturers that find themselves in state court facing product liability claims over safety mechanisms, federal preemption is frequently examined as an affirmative defense.
United States
7 Mar 2016
Drones On Campus: What Higher Ed Needs To Know
The use of unmanned aircraft systems ("UAS" or drones) has grown by leaps and bounds over the last several years, and this explosion has reached college campuses.
United States
24 Feb 2016
Plaintiffs Use Catalyst Theory To Win Attorneys' Fees After Ford Class Action Mooted By Recall
On November 2, 2015, a group of plaintiffs won a motion for attorneys' fees against Ford Motor Company, even though Ford's voluntary recall of vehicles mooted the plaintiffs' lawsuit.
United States
15 Dec 2015
California Auto Dealers: Re-Check Your Pay Plans And Wage Statements Before January 1, 2016
On October 10, 2015, Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 1513 into law creating a new California Labor Code § 226.2 (effective January 1, 2016), which rewrites and redefines the rules governing piece-rate compensation in California.
United States
18 Nov 2015
California Highway Patrol Seeks To Eliminate Identity Theft In Vehicle Purchases With Proposed New Thumbprint Requirement
Every year, millions of dollars are lost by finance companies and dealerships due to fraud and identity theft related crimes.
United States
3 Nov 2015
Drone Users To Lawmakers: ‘Should I Stay Or Should I Go?'
California Governor Jerry Brown has just vetoed drone legislation passed by the California legislature that relates to a matter of significant interest to the real estate sector: Flight-level restrictions.
United States
22 Sep 2015
Appellate Decision Helps CA Dealers Navigate CLRA Responses
On August 27, 2015, the California Court of Appeals reaffirmed the denial of plaintiff's fees and costs totaling $182,273.00 in Benson v. Southern California Auto Sales, Inc., et al, Case No. G050484.
United States
14 Sep 2015
Drones And Sports: A Brief Overview
The use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS or drones) is not just reserved for covert military operations anymore.
United States
7 Sep 2015
And On That Farm He Had A Drone: UAS Deployment In Precision Agriculture
Unmanned aircraft systems ("UAS," or more commonly, "drones") have become a valuable agricultural decision-making tool on the 21st Century farm.
United States
7 Sep 2015
Marketing Real Estate With Drones: When Can We Take To The Skies?
If high-end properties could talk, they might say something like Norma Desmond said in the Hollywood classic, "Sunset Boulevard": "All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up."
United States
5 Aug 2015
Small Business Committee Holds Hearing To Explore Commercial Drone Operations
On Wednesday, July 15, the House Committee on Small Business (the Committee) held a hearing, titled "Taking Flight: Small Business Utilization of Unmanned Aircraft," aimed at exploring small business use of drones.
United States
27 Jul 2015
FAA Grants Exemption For Large Crop-Spraying Unmanned Aircraft
On May 1, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) granted Yamaha Motor Co. Ltd., a commercial exemption under Section 333 of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 for flights...
United States
11 May 2015
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