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Robot Law
Is There Such a Thing as a Robot?
The law has found the Internet unsettling. (April 19, 2014)

Do Surgical Robots Need a Second Opinion?
So far it does not look like "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." (April 02, 2014)

Could a Robot’s AI Algorithm Be Racist or Ageist?
Companies investing in co-worker robots should beware of labor laws (March 17, 2014)

Robotics and the New Cyberlaw
New paper examines the new legal challenges posed by the presence of robots in public spaces, homes and workplaces, as distinct from the legal challenges of computers and the Internet. (March 06, 2014)

How Robots Will Shape Future Employment & Labor Law
A distinguished group of stakeholders in robotics recently gathered to discuss legislation, regulation and compliance as robots continue to revolutionize the future workplace. (February 18, 2014)

Patent Infringement Indemnification: What You Must Know
Many robotics companies are still unaware of the resulting indemnification disputes that often occur behind the scenes and outside of court during patent infringement cases. (February 17, 2014)

Robots in Washington on Lincoln’s Birthday
When a conference becomes a movement. (January 31, 2014)

Exclusive Interview: Gurvinder Virk Explains Brand New ISO 13482
Groundbreaking ISO 13482 expected to drive commercialization of personal care robots, especially abroad. (January 09, 2014)

New International Standards Boon to Personal Care Robotics
New SO Standards open personal care robotics to mainstream adoption (January 09, 2014)

Does Robotics Need Legal Immunity?
Ryan Calo is back to open 2014 with more robots and the law (January 01, 2014)

Liability in an Autonomous Age
Liability in an Autonomous Age (December 16, 2013)

“Patent Trolls” Facing Curbs from Congress
Existing patent assertions could chill decisions to invest in a company. (November 22, 2013)

Major Law Firm Debuts Robotics Practice Group
Littler follows its historical path with the formation of its Robotics Practice Group. (November 13, 2013)

Intuitive Surgical Facing Litigation from its Own Insurer
Intuitive received a warning letter from the Food and Drug Administration after an inspection. (November 01, 2013)

Keeping Things Confidential: Robotics Trade Secrets 1.0
Beware those fleeing with your “special sauce” or others hiring away your employees for the wrong reason. (October 21, 2013)





3D-Printed UAVs Complete Preliminary UK Trials

Parker Hannifin Moves Forward with Indego Exoskeleton

Modular Robotics: A Scrappy Approach to Educational Robots

Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost

How Honeybee’s Unexpected Meeting with NASA Changed Everything