• The data protection laws described in this post from Barnes & Thornburg are relevant to AI and blockchain. California’s New Data Protection Laws are Coming … but Colorado’s law is Already Here. “If you are a business that maintains, owns, or licenses computerized data that includes PI about Colorado residents, this new law applies

  • Surveys of in-house legal departments recently released by CLOC (Corporate Legal Operations Consortium) and Altman Weil underscore the threat that alternative legal service providers (ALSPs, e.g., Axiom and Elevate) pose to traditional law firms. AI permeates the world of ALSPs and its influence is growing.
  • Above the Law is very excited about the idea

  • The AI for Good Global Summit took place from 7-9 June. “Designing a world where humans have to share space with robots is not an easy task. Several initiatives are looking at ways to address issues linked to the main fuel of artificial intelligence: data. Such issues include privacy, data ownership and sharing, but also making sure that artificial intelligence will not widen the existing digital divide. Speakers at a global summit last week provided insight on ongoing efforts to understand and best tackle the inevitable and sometimes unforeseen problems of this new territory.” This post reviews the main areas of discussion.
  • AI provider Kira Systems, has launched a Certified Service Provider Program, with professional services firms Deloitte and Mainspring Consulting Group, as well as alternative legal services providers Axiom, Cognia Law and Elevateall joining as members. Here are the details.


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