Neal Walters


In the first part of a podcast series on autonomous vehicles, Neal Walters, practice leader of Ballard Spahr's Product Liability and Mass Tort Group, speaks with Joe Racyznski, a legal technologist and futurist for Thomson Reuters Legal, about the legal impact of the connectivity issues involving autonomous vehicles.

The pair discuss the safety profile of autonomous vehicles and how these futuristic cars will talk to each other and to surrounding infrastructure. Plus, what will be the impact on traffic jams?

Click here to listen to the podcast.

Click here to listen to part two of this podcast series in which Philip N. Yanella, Co-Practice Leader of Ballard Spahr's Privacy and Data Security Group, discusses the potential for hacking and data theft of driverless cars and trucks, as well as the state of the regulatory environment for this new technology–both in the U.S. and around the world.

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Product Liability and Mass Tort