Autonomous Cars and the New Legal Landscape of Transportation

Automotive News | April.10.2018

Orrick partner Glynna Christian, co-head of the firm's Technology Transactions team, authored an article for Automotive News that provides insights into the array of liability, data privacy and business and consumer considerations involving autonomous vehicles that require immediate attention from lawmakers. According to Glynna, the surge in public attention on potential regulatory issues surrounding self-driving cars "will profoundly alter the nature of the relationship between automakers and consumers, and the legal implications of this transition need to be considered this year.”