A startup will inevitably face a unique set of legal challenges when entering the space industry. To overcome these challenges, an astropreneur needs to have a basic understanding of international space law, licensing processes (for launch, insurance, communication frequency), registration requirements, export controls, corporate structure, and intellectual property law. Over the following weeks, the regulatory frameworks will be discussed in dedicated articles on our website. Stay tuned!
Do you really require an Export license? Among all the considerations that needs to be taken into account one of […]
“Understanding the licensing requirements in the applicable jurisdiction is incredibly important to successful and responsible space operations” (Secure World Foundation, […]
What is space insurance, when do you need it and how do you get it?
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Space mining, or space resource activities, is on its way to becoming a reality. There are several companies such as […]
This is an extract from our Galactic Guide to Space Entrepreneurship An understanding of intellectual property law and its potential […]
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