Driverless cars: Intellectual property disputes in the offing?


Driverless cars raise a diverse array of legal issues, one of which will almost certainly be the intellectual property (IP) rights that industry players create and assert to assist them in establishing their market position, and differentiating their products. The auto industry has always been a hotbed of IP disputes. The advent of driverless technologies could well lead to a spike in scuffles caused by jockeying for dominance in this new area, as well as the convergence of...

By Alex Wilson, 26 February 2015, 0 comments. Categories: Artificial Intelligence, Driverless.