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)
Robotics’ Developers Beware: Truth in Advertising has a Purpose
A new industry must be mindful about the consequences of false product claims
(October 18, 2013)
Modernization Act Boon for Robot Food Handlers
Advantages that robots bring to food production are undeniably far ahead of what humans could similarly deliver.
(October 05, 2013)
Legal Issues for Healthcare Robots
Healthcare robots could be treated in the same way as any other manufactured product.
(September 20, 2013)
Fusing Human with Machine: Disabled, Over-abled and the Law
The consequences of the mixing of a human and a machine to the extent that it becomes difficult to discern where one ends and the other begins.
(September 20, 2013)
Fun and Fins: Going Beyond the Technology of Self-driving Cars
Technology is just one-third of the equation that must be solved before Google's self-driving car is ready for mass consumption.
(September 13, 2013)
iRobot Obtains Injunction against Shenzhen Silver Star
iRobot's patent portfolio now contains more than 200 U.S. patents and 195 non-U.S. patents.
(September 06, 2013)
2014 Senate Transportation Bill Obstructs UAS Integration
Passing of the bill may cause a delay of UAS integration into the NAS, causing problems for more than just the FAA.
(August 08, 2013)
Unlimited Liability: Autonomous Vehicles and the Insurance Biz
Increasing vehicle autonomy finally has insurers contemplating complex liability issues.
(July 18, 2013)
Insurance Industry’s Take on Underwriting Robots
Robotics Business Review’s Emmet Cole takes a deep dive into the policies and practices of underwriters toward robotics.
(July 12, 2013)
iRobot Defends Its IP Abroad
iRobot sues Solac robot makers for patent infringement.
(July 02, 2013)
Robotics and Avoiding the Company-ending Lawsuit
No one likes being sued, but if it happens, no one wants to lose.
(June 14, 2013)