November 28, 2018

Linklaters Says AI Could Put $Billions at Risk Without A Proper Legal Framework (via Artificial Lawyer)

October 29, 2018

As tech disrupts our jobs, it’s not too late to turn pain into gain (via WEF)

The legal sector is not alone in worrying about the tech-enabled future. But a recent report from the World Economic Forum suggests potential benefits from automation and suggestions of the new skills that will continue to be required from the human work-force.
October 29, 2018

20 Top Lawyers Beaten by AI (via LawGeex)

In a landmark study, 20 top US corporate lawyers with decades of experience in corporate law and contract review were pitted against an AI. Their task was to spot issues in five Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs), which are a contractual basis for most business deals.
August 30, 2018

Algorithms Could Create an Even Playing Field—if We Insist on It (Via Slate)

An expert on algorithmic bias responds to Deji Olukotun’s “When We Were Patched.” By Jeanna MatthewsAug. 27, 2018 1:01 PM An expert on algorithmic bias responds to […]
August 30, 2018

A View on Tech for the African Legal Sector

The interface of law and technology and its impact on the delivery of legal services globally has grown imperceptibly yet consistently over the last decade. Technology is facilitating cross-border legal services, helping firms reach a larger client base and providing consumers with a broader market of legal specialists and tools with which to access legal advice and information. Internally, law firms are slowly realising the benefits of technological tools to manage their business processes and deliver better value to their clients.
August 14, 2018

Law Firms Are Investing in Tech Before It Overtakes Them (Via Law.com)

August 14, 2018

How medium-sized law firms can use legal tech to compete with the big industry players (Via Thomson Reuters)

August 14, 2018

5 Ways AI is Used in Law Firms Today (Via Thomson Reuters)

July 25, 2018

This is the AI company that South African law-firm, Bowmans, recently invested in