Archive for May, 2009

More on those robots

Sunday, May 17th, 2009

I’d like to offer a bit of an explanation of my chosen first title. The robots-vs.-lawyers moniker was a somewhat tongue in cheek reference to the intro given to my interview of Richard Susskind available on Radio Berkman. Nevertheless, robot lawyers are making news. South African law firm Buys Inc. plans to offer a trio […]

Some scenes from the robots-vs.-lawyers future

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009

We recently welcomed Richard Susskind and others at the Berkman Center. Susskind joined us for a discussion in the morning about technical requirements for software needed for our Vermont digital corporations project. Susskind is known for his description of a near-future of law where the legal services industry is radically changed by the completion of […]