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Trends In New York Construction Law

23
JUN
2016

FAA’s New Rules Provide a Mechanism for the Practical Use of Drones on Construction Sites

On June 21, 2016, the Federal Aviation Administration (“FAA”) unveiled new rules governing commercial Unmanned Aircraft System (“UAS” a/k/a drones) flights.  The FAA’s new set of rules known as “Part 107” is a major positive development for construction companies looking to...
08
DEC
2015

Drone Use in the Construction Industry: Up in the Air Legal Issues

Benefits of Drone Use in the Construction Industry Drones, officially known as unmanned aerial systems (“UAS”) or unmanned aerial vehicles (“UAV”), are increasingly being used by construction companies on projects. The upside use of drones in the construction industry can no...