Emerging Issues in Legal Liability for Connected Vehicles, 6th Summit on the Future of the Connected Vehicle

October 27, 2015

The presentation focused on whether the increasing connectedness of cars will change liability equations in the American justice system. Will greater responsibility for accidents shift toward manufacturers as automated systems take more responsibility for operation of vehicles? Will new theories of liability evolve to present new challenges for manufacturers of vehicles and their components, based upon more information captured and gathered as a part of the operation of the vehicles?