It was only a matter of time before this was going to happen. I just hope they don't cripple AI too much. Otherwise firms and businesses just won't use it.
The artificial intelligence algorithms which increasingly make decisions about our daily lives operate outside the rule of law, the incoming vice president of the Law Society warned last night. Christina Blacklaws, director of innovation at south-east England firm Cripps, said that algorithms influence public opinions, markets and - in the US - judicial decisions. ’Yet, at the moment we have nothing: no legal framework into which algorithms fit neatly and no enforcement mechanism. It’s reasonable to conclude that we do need something in this space.’