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Over 40 researchers commit to AI project aimed at improving access to justice

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 @ 9:31 AM | By Amanda Jerome

According to Nicolas Vermeys, the vice-director of the Cyberjustice Laboratory in Montreal, artificial intelligence (AI) is coming, and the legal profession needs to prepare.

“There’s no way around it. So how do we make sure that companies or individuals who are developing AI applications for the legal system do so in a manner that will not jeopardize the pillars of our system? That it will not affect the principles of equality?” he asked, while explaining a newly launched research partnership centred around these very questions....