Automated Vehicle Regulatory Challenges: Avoiding Legal Potholes through Collaboration

September 13, 2017

By: Greg Rodriguez, Lauren Isaac, League of California Cities

https://www.cacities.org/Resources-Documents/Member-Engagement/Professional-Departments/City-Attorneys/Library/2017/2017-Annual-Conference-CA-Track/G-Rodriguez-Testing-Automated-Vehicles-CA-Track-AC

Autonomous Vehicles

This article offers an introduction to the regulatory landscape and challenges that come with automated vehicles. Geared toward municipal officials, it notes that lawyers can facilitate in-depth discussions with planning staff, public works staff, law enforcement, policy makers, procurement and information technology staff, and the private sector to lay the policy and legal foundations for ensuring advanced transportation technologies like automated vehicles operate safely and effectively in our cities.