Category Archives: artificial intelligence

The Momentum Picks Up: a summary of technology and access to justice developments in the last quarter of 2016

LEF014 Winter Update_AW A review of developments over the last quarter of 2016 shows how the momentum of technological developments in the services of access to justice is picking up speed.  Seven themes emerge that are helpful in making sense of what is happening around the world. This is the most recent of a series … Continue reading The Momentum Picks Up: a summary of technology and access to justice developments in the last quarter of 2016

AI and Judicial Prediction: early days

A couple of recent articles chart the onward move of Artificial Intelligence towards prediction of judicial decision-making, something which – if it became mainstream – would be as relevant for ‘poverty’ as for any other area of law. Bloomberg Law has just launched a Litigation Analytics tool. This seeks to predict the behaviour and decision-making … Continue reading AI and Judicial Prediction: early days

Artificial Intelligence: the view from the White House

Those interested in legal services and technology need to keep their eye on developments in artificial intelligence (AI). In the course of preparing a national US strategy, a committee of the National Science and Technology Council has drafted a report, Preparing for the Future of Artificial Intelligence, which is worth reading as a crib to … Continue reading Artificial Intelligence: the view from the White House

Beware the thrice crowing cock: AI is coming of age

  Three recent reviews worth reading and all, by chance, available on the same day (October 6) have emphasised the importance of Artificial Intelligence in disrupting the business of law – a special report from the Financial Times; the recent Society of Computers and Law lecture by Richard Susskind (not  yet formally published); and a … Continue reading Beware the thrice crowing cock: AI is coming of age