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Space Law and Property Rights

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3:00 PM




CC - Mtg Rm 4 (STEM)

Space Lawyer Laura Montgomery discusses issues with respect to Space Law and how Property Rights are governed. Space treaties don't prohibit private ownership of land, and we should consider elements of adverse possession for recognizing ownership. With the increase in commercial firms and hostile powers sending probes onto other worlds, it is only a matter of time before things become contentious.

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