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Fastcase Sandbox: A sample of the Future

One of the problems new AI-based legal tech companies must contend with is a general sense of unease or fear of the unknown connected with artificial intelligence. Thanks to Hollywood lore, some might imagine a horde of Schwarzeneggellian lawyer bots plodding forward in a determined march to take jobs away from attorneys. One company, Fastcase, is combatting these fears by offering a digital...

Blockchain: What It Is a Good For? (ICYMI)

Many attorneys have heard of blockchain in the post 2018 January financial pump and dump, but there remains a lack of clarity about whether blockchain is useful for litigation attorneys.

An article in Business Law Today details why blockchain may be more useful than attorneys realize, particularly in the areas of: authenticity, integrity, completeness, transparency, and security.

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IBM Watson: Artificial Intelligence in the Courtroom

What is Watson? IBM made quite the splash in 2011 with a public demonstration of Watson’s ability in a game of Jeopardy. The supercomputer took part in the well planned, public-relations event to demonstrate the power of their artificial intelligence system. Over a span of three days Watson competed against two Jeopardy champions including Ken Jennings, famous for winning 74 games in a row. At...

10 Times the Internet of Things Decided a Case Outcome

The next time you head to court, think about the data you can recover from “internet of things devices.” Internet of things products from Fitbits to medical devices are collecting data 24/7 and can help you establish timelines, destroy alibis, and prove damages. This post lists 10 instances in which internet of things devices were determinative in litigation. The next time you prepare for...

Early Data Assessment: a Critical Step in Early Case Assessment

Many are familiar with Early Case Assessment (ECA), which is a systematic approach to evaluating the merits of a case. But what is Early Data Assessment? With the volume of data that is being generated by the internet of things, we know that data is critical to the e-discovery process, and with the costs associated with e-discovery, having a solid plan for dealing with the data is fundamental to...

The “Google Generation”: How Millennials Are Reshaping Litigation Marketing

Search engines now seem to answer all our questions. They tell us where the nearest coffee shop is located for our morning caffeine fix. They produce statistics on school rankings so we can decide our child’s education. They can even resolve late night debates over obscure historical facts by proving which impassioned friend best remembered 5th grade social science. There may have even been...

Are you collecting your jurors’ social media data? How and why you do it may be an issue (Part 2)

No one wants to be the next Cambridge Analytics--what do litigators need to be concerned with re: scraping social media for juicy trial strategy tidbits? This is part two of a two-part series that discusses issues in collecting a juror’s social media data.

Are you collecting your jurors’ social media data? How and why you do it may be an issue (Part 1)

No one wants to be the next Cambridge Analytics--what do litigators need to be concerned with re: scraping social media for juicy trial strategy tidbits? This is part one of a two-part series that discusses issues in collecting a juror’s social media data.

JURY JUDGERS: HOW LEGALTECH IS MONITORING JURORS FROM VOIR DIRE THROUGH TRIAL AND BEYOND SO THAT YOU CAN WIN YOUR NEXT CASE

A single juror may be the most influential factor in whether you win or lose a case. But how do you determine whether a juror will be a supporter or an opponent in a jury trial? Legaltech is leveraging data analytics to provide these answers. From gathering data, analyzing risks, and suggesting strategy, artificial intelligence is being used to read the jury, providing litigators with a leg up on...

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