law360.comThe evolution of the commercial drone industry has opened up a world of business opportunities, as well as a new realm of often misunderstood risks. Here, experts discuss the potential liabilities drone operators face and offer advice on where to turn for insurance coverage.

“The issue is what constitutes an aircraft,” said Andy Moss, a Reed Smith LLP partner and a member of the firm’s insurance recovery group. “The regulatory landscape for drone usage, including what constitutes an ‘aircraft,’ is really unsettled at the moment and varies between jurisdictions.”

The discussion includes:

  • First-Party Property Damage
  • Bodily Injury
  • Privacy Torts
  • Hacking and Data Breaches
  • Professional Liability
This is one of the best overviews of insurance I have read because it hits all the key areas of exposure particularly issues around hacking and professional liability that most discussions don’t touch on.

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