Today I presented at Vanderbilt Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the Law – my afternoon talk was entitled – “From Causal Inference to Predictive Analytics: AI Research by Legal Academics (and Beyond).”
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.
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 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!
Today I am quoted in a story in Wired about Legal Tech and its role in shaping change within the legal industry …
HT: RC Richards