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3 Star General Space Position

In our world where things seemingly change as quickly as the wind blows, and indeed more changes are coming! This time, the changes are coming to the Air Force’s space enterprise in the form of a newly created position to help enhance the visibility of space issues in the Pentagon. This new position, Deputy Chief [...]

By | 2017-05-26T21:15:59+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Space Lawyers|0 Comments

NASA Transition Authority Act 2017

With a new President at the helm, things are quickly changing in Washington and those changes are reverberating across the nation, the globe and even into space. As key members of the administration and the media continue to focus on all the buzzwords that we heard throughout the campaign season, a few events have been [...]

By | 2017-05-26T20:48:57+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Space Lawyers|0 Comments

Strange Space Lawsuits

On January 13, 2012, the Quebec City courthouse heard a case brought by a man named Sylvio Langevin. Mr. Langevin filed not one, but several, lawsuits claiming to be the owner of the moon, planets Mercury, Venus, Jupiter, Saturn and Uranus, as well as the four larger moons of Jupiter. In addition, he asked the [...]

By | 2017-03-08T21:30:47+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Space Lawyers|0 Comments

Greatest Lawyers in the Galaxy

The NEW plaques have been released for the "Greatest Lawyers in the Galaxy." A hand picked group of attorneys have been selected to join the Intergalactic Bar Association and receive this recognition. Recognition as Greatest Lawyers in the Galaxy indicates that the lawyer has the skill, legal acumen, and fortitude to have earned the title. [...]

By | 2017-08-29T18:13:23+00:00 February 18th, 2017|Space Lawyers|0 Comments

6 Myths debunked About Space Law

International Space Laws were developed in the 1960’s as a way to govern human activities in space. Although air laws had been in place since as early as 1919, prior to the launch of Sputnik 1, Russia’s first satellite, little thought was given to who governed outer space. Conventional thinking was that a nation’s sovereignty [...]

By | 2017-01-30T12:09:34+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Space Lawyers|1 Comment

8 Facts You Didn’t Know About Space Law

Did you know that there was a time when land owners owned the vertical space that extended from their property all the way up into space! With the advent of air travel, the laws had to change. Governments then decided that land owners would own their land up to 500 feet above ground level and [...]

By | 2017-01-27T07:25:20+00:00 January 26th, 2017|Space Lawyers|0 Comments

The Future of Space Law

Dreaming of exploring the wonders of space has long been part of the human condition. With space exploration never far from a scientist’s mind, post-World War II saw the creation of the first missile programs by the US and the Soviet Union. By 1957, the Soviets had launched the first satellite, Sputnik 1, into outer [...]

By | 2017-01-25T17:47:03+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Space Lawyers|0 Comments