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More than four out of five legal departments plan to use AI for contract review within a year
Author Caroline Hill/Legal IT Insider: The vast majority of legal departments within large US corporates expect to be using artificial intelligence for the analysis and review of contracts and agreements within the next year. More than a third are already
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Major New Legal Industry Study Reveals State of Artificial Intelligence in Contract Analytics
Author /Legal Technology News – Legal IT Professionals | Everything legal technology: An authoritative legal-industry report on the current state of artificial intelligence in contract analysis and data extraction, and its applications within the legal community was released today. Leading
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What’s Next: Who’s Policing Our DNA? | AI + Human Error | Dose of Dystopia: Black Mirror Edition
Author /Law.com: Should police need a warrant to tap into consumer genetics sites like 23andMe? Plus, why AI needs lawyers, best practices for your cryptocurrency lockbox, and what Netflix knows about your decisions.          
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Legal IT Event News… New York breakfast roundtable: Neota Logic – Utilize AI Automation to Transform Your Legal Department –
Author Event Form/Legal IT Insider: Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019 Time: 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Venue: Cafe Centro, MetLife Building, 200 Park Ave. New York, NY 10166 Event is strictly for Corporate Legal Professionals only ‘Deliver better, faster, and
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More thoughts on AI ethical issues from McKinsey
Author Peter S. Vogel/ Internet, IT & e-Discovery Blog McKinsey posted a podcast started with a question about whether we should worry about AI ethics and got this response “We are right to worry about the ethical implications of AI.
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EDRM At Duke Law School Releases TAR Guidelines
Author Mike Quartararo/Above the Law: Demystifying the technology assisted review process and providing some guidance on how it can be applied to document review in discovery.
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Hogan Lovells LLP Selects FileTrail for Upgraded Records Management and Information Governance Solutions
Author /Legal Technology News – Legal IT Professionals | Everything legal technology: FileTrail, a leader in next-generation information governance and records management software, is pleased to announce Am Law top 10 and leading global law firm Hogan Lovells has selected
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AI Contract Management Company Evisort Raises $4.5 Million in Seed Funding
Author Bob Ambrogi/LawSites: Evisort, an artificial intelligence-based contract management company, today announced that it has raised $4.5 million in seed funding. In a post here in December, I write that Evisort “might just be the hottest legal tech and AI
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Morning Docket: 02.12.19
Author Joe Patrice/Above the Law: * When trying to credibly disavow past comments making light of sexual assault victims, try to do it sometime before your entire career hinges on pantomiming remorse. * Steptoe the latest firm to unveil a
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Legaltech19 Product Innovation Competition Winners
Author Caroline Hill/Legal IT Insider: Silvia Hodges Silverstein, executive director at Buying Legal Council gives us her insights arising from ALM’s new Product Innovation Competition at this year’s Legalweek Conference in New York, in which she was a judge. “Our
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ARTificial Intelligence: Who is the “Artist” of AI-Generated Art?
Author ambanks/ Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law The first piece of AI-generated art sold at auction for $432,500 in 2018. The art collective responsible for the piece, titled “Portrait of Edmond Belamy,” originally marketed it as “created by
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Fundraising breakfast: Can legal tech really help with access to justice?
Author Caroline Hill/Legal IT Insider: The question of whether legal technology can really improve access to justice for those who might otherwise struggle to obtain legal representation is a compelling one for this industry right now. Can automation of documents or
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