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YouTube Video – UAV Service Agreement Review with Alan Perlman & Enrico Schaefer

In Drone & UAV Contracts by Drone Law Pro Team

YOUTUBE VIDEO: UAV FLIGHT CONTRACT SERVICE AGREEMENT FOR DRONE PILOTS AND THEIR CLIENTS with Alan Perlman of UAV Coach and Drone Pilot Ground School & Enrico Schaefer, Esq. of Traverse Legal, PLC and the DroneLaw.Pro team   Alan:   Hey everybody, this is Alan at UAV Coach and Drone Pilot School and I am very excited today to be talking with …

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What is the “Drone Innovation Act?”

In Drone Law by Brooke Corso

As of June 16, 2017 a new act has been proposed to congress to regulate unmanned aircraft. The Drone Innovation Act, introduced by Jason Lewis (R-MN), aims to define legal operation of UAVs flown in local municipalities. Under this act, the Secretary of Transportation will have authority, in compliance with state, local, and tribal jurisdictions, over UAVs flying at or …

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FAA and Model Aircraft – 2012 vs 2015 FAA Rules

In Drone Litigation Cases by Drone Law Pro Team

Taylor v FAA Court of Appeals District Court Case (15-1495) was recently decided on May 19, 2017. The Petitioner (John A. Taylor) filed his Petition challenging the FAA’s 2015 Registration Rule. In 2012, the FAA Modernization and Reform Act was created, passed and implemented. This Act provided that the FAA “may not promulgate any rule or regulation regarding a model …

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FAA Airspace Authorization Grid Maps for Class E Airspace

In FAA Part 107, Waiver & Airspace Authorization by Enrico Schaefer

The FAA has made good on its promise to start releasing grid maps for controlled airspace, starting with lateral boundaries of Class E. Because drone pilots need airspace authorization to fly in Class B, C, D and lateral E, and because ATC permission through the FAA website is often painfully slow and uncertain, Part 107 drone pilots have been hampered …

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FAA Press Release on SkyPan International

In Drone Litigation Cases, FAA Drone Regulation Enforcement Actions, Uncategorized by Drone Law Pro Team

Welcome to this edition of DroneLaw Pro Radio. Your source of information for everything UAV. We are Drone Attorneys and we speak Drone. My name is Drone Attorney Enrico Schaefer. Today, we are going to be talking about a press release that was issued today by the FAA, dated January 17, 2017. The headline is “FAA and SkyPan International Inc., …

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What does a Part 107 Waiver denial by the FAA Look Like?

In FAA Part 107, Waiver & Airspace Authorization by Enrico Schaefer

The FAA has denied the vast majority of Part 107 Waiver requests submitted by drone pilots and operators.  The number one reason for waiver or airspace denial is the failure of the applicant to provide sufficient details about their operations, and detail about “the proposed operation, the purpose of the operation, and method by which the proposed operation can be safely conducted.”  If …

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Drone Safety & Part 107 Compliance Are Key To Market Growth

In FAA Part 107 by Drone Law Pro Team

Welcome to this edition of Drone Law Pro Radio. Your source of information for everything UAV. We are drone attorneys and we speak drone. Welcome to Drone Law Pro Radio. We are broadcasting today from Miami, actually South Beach, Florida, where it’s sunny and beautiful unlike my home state of Michigan.  I am happy to be here and I am …

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Copyright Protection of Photos, Videos and Data captured by UAVs

In Copyright Protection For Drone Videographers, Drone Law by Drone Law Pro Team

Welcome to this edition of Drone Law Pro Radio.  Your source of information for everything UAV.  We are drone attorneys and we speak drone. Today on Drone Law Pro Radio we’re going to be talking about Copyright.  Many Part 107 drone operators and pilots do not understand that when they fly their drone and they operate the camera that they …