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Spectrum Planning for an Autonomous World

Status: In Progress

Lead Researcher(s)

Bryce Pilz
Directory of Licensing, University of Michigan Office Of Tech Transfer

Project Team

Project Abstract

This project will examine how federal legal and regulatory preemptions could affect highly automated vehicles.

Project Outcome

Latham & Watkins will publish a paper on the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) and federal regulation.


BUDGET YEAR: 2018-01-01
RESEARCH CATEGORY: LEGAL LIABILITY & INSURANCE