Regulation of Drones and Liability of their Operators

June 23, 2017 at 10:30am11:30am
McGill Conference on International Aviation Liability and Insurance
Plaza Centre-Ville Convention Center

777 Boulevard Robert-Bourassa
Montréal, Québec, Canada H3C 3Z7

Regulation of Drones and Liability of their Operators

  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) versus Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Systems (AUAS)
  • The integration of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) into non-segregated airspace
  • A comparative look at drone regulation in the US, Canada and the EU
  • Liability regimes applicable to UAS, including third party and criminal liability
  • Protection of privacy; are trespass concepts relevant?
  • Procuring insurance for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
  • The threat of cyber security, and terrorism posed by UAS