Announcing New LSN Artificial Intelligence - Law, Policy, & Ethics Sponsored Subject Matter eJournal

We are pleased to announce a new Legal Scholarship Network (LSN) Sponsored Subject Matter eJournal - Artificial Intelligence - Law, Policy, & Ethics eJournal, sponsored by Vanderbilt University Law School, Program on Law & Innovation.


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Editor: J. B. Ruhl, David Daniels Allen Distinguished Chair in Law, Vanderbilt University - Law School

Sponsor: The Artificial Intelligence - Law, Policy, & Ethics eJournal is sponsored by the Vanderbilt University Law School, Program on Law & Innovation. Among the nation's leading law schools, for more than 140 years Vanderbilt Law School has trained outstanding attorneys who pursue careers around the world. Located on the Vanderbilt University campus in Nashville, Tennessee, the law school combines the advantages of a rigorous legal curriculum delivered by top-tier faculty, a small, carefully selected student body, and a stimulating and diverse university community in the vibrant, livable Music City. Vanderbilt's Program on Law and Innovation is designed to train the next generation of lawyers to succeed in tomorrow's legal environment by anticipating the opportunities created by the rapid evolution of law and legal practice. Program courses and other events cover a variety of themes, including the use and implications of artificial intelligence technologies. The Program hosts an annual academic workshop on AI and the Law.

Description: This eJournal includes accepted and working paper abstracts focusing on the implications for law and society of AI technologies such as machine learning, natural language processing, robotics, data mining, predictive analytics, neural networks, and topic modeling, as well as the deployment of these technologies in specific applications, such as in drones, autonomous cars, and smart homes. The eJournal will also cover how these AI technologies will be used in the practice of law and the impacts this will have on the legal services industry and the education and experience of lawyers.


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