Dreams & Intuitions for 2017
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As I was crunching data for the 2016 year in review, my mind started wandering into 2017. Logically, I felt of swell of predictions and trends. However, I once attempted a prediction and, in my humble opinion, the future turned out to be worse. Instead, I’ll just jot down some of my dreams and intuitions for 2017.…

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2016 Year in Review: The Bold, The Bots & The Beautiful
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The 2015 year review featured the cool, the beautiful and intelligent. This year I like to honor the bold, the bots, and the beautiful in the legal industry. First some metrics. Legal Startups Notable numbers from 2016 as reported in The Hottest Summer & Legal Startups Charts: 40+ average Legal Startups per month; 50+ average Legal Startups per month…

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Legal Industry Roadmap 2016
Legal Industry Roadmap: How Legal Tech Will Transform Our Lives
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Was there a lawyer in the room when Elon Musk decided to unleash Tesla’s Autopilot to the masses? A decision to put the lives of heedless humans in the hands of a robot. If there were lawyers in the room, what would they say? If they weren’t in the room, why weren’t they? To answer these…

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Alyen: 5 Unusual Lessons My First LawBot Taught Me
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On October 9th, 2014 I told myself to go build robots for law. After exactly 2 years I can finally say: I did. It’s been a 16-year journey and here are my five unusual lessons. You may fail When you try Alyen, remember: I may be the least qualified person to attempt this. I’m not specialized in Immigration Law…

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What is the Legal Industry’s Biggest Problem?
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On September 29th I shared an image from Premonition on Win-Loss rates of Dutch Lawyers, Here’s what happened next.

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A Message To Legal Tech: 4 Signs Winter Is Coming
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After a couple of record breaking months during the Hottest Summer in Legal Tech, I believe winter is upon us and here’s why.

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The History Of The Future Of Law, 2056 AD
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“…Son, did you know you needed a license to drive your car!? You needed a license to start a company. Heck, you even needed a license to be a lawyer.”

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Summer of 2016: The Hottest on Record for Legal Startups
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You may have missed it but June 2016 broke the single month record set this February with 44 legal startups registering on AngelList. But wait, there is more…

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Evolution of Law And How Lawyers Can Engineer A Fair Society
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How many laws does it take to run one of the most digital advanced economies in the world? I stumbled onto some interesting figures while looking for an answer.

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Evolution of Law Charts
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..Evolution of Law inspired the charts below.. Curious to know more? Just ask 👐🏽.. Want the latest from LegaLComplex Blog?

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LawKit: How Apple Can Engineer A Secure Legal Backdoor
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In my previous post, I pleaded my case why creating a backdoor would be fair. I suggested a solution to Apple’s predicament: hire legal engineers

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Apple’s Backdoor is Unlawful…with One Exception & One Solution
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I was quick to condemn the courts forcing Apple to create a backdoor. I couldn’t imagine any situation where it would be justified…or maybe I could?

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