Month: March 2016
How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming the Legal Profession (via ABA Journal)
This month’s ABA Journal Cover Story is about Artificial Intelligence and Law where a wide range of companies and topics are highlighted. Our work on #SCOTUS Prediction (which is being extended in a meta-ensemble of Experts, Crowds + Algorithms) is briefly discussed. In addition, Denton’s NextLaw Labs (disclosure I am an advisory board member) is also highlighted.
Dentons’ Venture NextLaw Labs Invests in Fee Transparency Firm Apperio
The World Largest Law Firm Dentons and “NextLaw Labs, a venture launched last year for financing new legal services technologies, has made its second major investment with legal tech start-up Apperio. NextLaw Labs and Apperio will work together to streamline matter management, track legal spend in real time and standardise the legal tender process. Apperio’s tools enable clients to monitor the amount of partner/associate time spent on each transaction/case.”
Full Disclosure: I am a member of the advisory board of NextLaw Labs.
The 16th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law – King College London (June 2017)
The program committee for the 16th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law has just named King College London as the host for the biannual ICAIL conference. Mark you calendars for 2017 in London!
The British Legal Technology Forum 2016
It was a great pleasure to delivery one of the Keynote Address at the 2016 British Legal Technology Forum. My talk was Fin(Legal)Tech – Law’s Future from Finance’s Past. Thanks to Richard Susskind and the full team at NetLaw Media for a wonderful event.