A decade ago, the thought of a robo-lawyer would have seemed unfathomable. While advancements in AI may seem incredible, they will be commonplace very soon.
As officials implemented new coronavirus restrictions, the legal profession had to drop established routines and embrace new technology. AI could significantly impact the industry's development and transform the practice of law.
Almost a quarter of the work performed by lawyers can be automated by existing technology. Once a lawyer could expect to spend hours digesting legal documents. Now, AI can do it in a fraction of the time while eliminating human error.
Video technology has been embraced by estate lawyers. The virtual witnessing of wills, a concept once largely deemed improbable, has become a reality, if only temporarily.
Algorithmic policing is technology used to help police analyze crime data and predict where crime is likely to occur. The success and acceptance of algorithmic policing may ultimately depend on how it is utilized.
The police are increasingly using algorithms as part of their law enforcement strategies. In the age of information, the internet allows police to access and share continually growing amounts of data.