AI In The Law Impeded Due To Machine Readability Of Judicial Decisions

5 Pages Posted: 22 Dec 2021

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Dr. Lance B. Eliot

Stanford Center for Legal Informatics

Date Written: December 21, 2021

Abstract

There are ongoing calls for judicial decisions to be written in a more robust human-readability way. Newer still are hopes that court opinions might be reshaped and restructured for ease of machine readability and to enable AI-based legal reasoning to more readily arise.

Keywords: Artificial Intelligence, AI, Law, Legal, LegalTech, Attorneys, Lawyers, Legal Reasoning

JEL Classification: K10, K20, K30, K40

Suggested Citation

Eliot, Lance, AI In The Law Impeded Due To Machine Readability Of Judicial Decisions (December 21, 2021). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3990474 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3990474

Lance Eliot (Contact Author)

Stanford Center for Legal Informatics ( email )

Stanford, CA 94305
United States

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