Technological innovation has accelerated at an exponential pace in the last few decades, ushering in an era of unprecedented advancements in algorithms and artificial intelligence technologies. Traditionally, the legal field has protected itself from technological disruptions by maintaining a professional monopoly over legal work and limiting the "practice of law" to only those who are licensed.
Michael Simon, Alvin F Lindsay, Loly Sosa & Paige Comparato,
Lola v Skadden and the Automation of the Legal Profession,
Yale J.L. & Tech
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