There was very little real AI or blockchain news over the holidays, especially legal-related. But there was a plethora of posts reviewing 2018 and forecasting 2019 and beyond, so that’s the focus of this post. I suggest you skim these titles and then skim through the lists included in most of the posts; you’re likely

  • Australian law firm Chapman Tripp (and its technology and innovation business, Zeren) predicts that their increased use of tech (including AI via Luminance) won’t negatively impact jobs at the firm. Tech partner, Bruce McClintock, reports that “(r)ather for our graduates, it’s exciting to know that they … can get involved in how the legal services