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“Baby, You Can Drive My Car:” Autonomous Cars and the Law

October 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

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“Baby, You Can Drive My Car:” Autonomous Cars and the Law

Jennifer Cohen, Government Affairs LADOT
Bryant Walker Smith, Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School and University of South Carolina Schools of Law and Engineering
John Villasenor, UCLA Schools of Public Affairs, Management, Engineering and Law

Moderator: Elizabeth Pollman, Loyola Law School

UCLA School of Law is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider. This activity qualifies for 1 hour of general MCLE credit.

This event is sponsored by Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy and UCLA School of Law. It is a private event, open to UCLA faculty, alumni, students and invited guests. Please RSVP.

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CLE Materials

Bryant Walker Smith, Automated Driving and Product Liability, 2017 Mich. St. L. Rev. 1 (2016)
Bryant Walker Smith, The Trolley and the Pinto: Cost-Benefit Analysis in Automated Driving and Other Cyber-Physical Systems, Tex. A&M L. Rev. (forthcoming 2017)
More publications by Bryant Walker Smith and proposed Model State and Federal Automated Driving Laws available online.

John Villasenor, “Some Thoughts On The Transportation Department’s New Autonomous Vehicle Guidelines,” Forbes, September 18, 2017
John Villasenor, “Products Liability and Driverless Cars: Issues and Guiding Principles for Legislation” The Brookings Institution, April 2014
John Villasenor, “Who Is at Fault When a Driverless Car Gets in an Accident?” The Atlantic, April 25, 2014
More publications by John Villasenor available online.

Elizabeth Pollman, Regulatory Entrepreneurship, 90 S. Cal. L. Rev. 383 (2017) (with Jordan M. Barry)
Elizabeth Pollman, The Rise of Regulatory Affairs in Innovative Startups, in The Handbook on Law and Entrepreneurship in the United States (D. Gordon Smith & Christine Hurt eds.) (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 2018)
More publications by Elizabeth Pollman available online.

For questions, please email lowellmilkeninstitute@law.ucla.edu.


October 6, 2017
8:00 am - 9:30 am