CALL for Innovation

S1E5 - de-constructing, analyzing and building the law as code

July 08, 2019 Season 1 Episode 5
CALL for Innovation
S1E5 - de-constructing, analyzing and building the law as code
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CALL for Innovation
S1E5 - de-constructing, analyzing and building the law as code
Jul 08, 2019 Season 1 Episode 5
Jason Morris
Encoding legislation into software languages - the power and the promise
Show Notes

Jason Morris - Round Table Law, Lemma Legal Consulting

Co-founder of Legal Hackers Edmonton, Lawyer at Round Table Law, LLM student in Computational Law, ABA Innovation Fellow 2018/2019

Highlights:

  • how a practicing lawyer finds himself doing a tech LLM under joint supervision of the law school and a global computer science leader in legal artificial intelligence
  • Encoding legislation into software, and building tools to answer legal questions by analogy
  • Open source is essential to advancement - DocAssemble as one of the fastest growing tools in the pro-bono and low-bono toolkit
  • Are automated legal services virtually "unregulatable"? Probably.


Video of this interview is available on YouTube.



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