The LegalTech Book: The Legal Technology Handbook for Investors, Entrepreneurs and FinTech Visionaries

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Sophia Adams Bhatti, Akber Datoo, Drago Indjic
John Wiley & Sons, Aug 31, 2020 - Business & Economics - 280 pages

Written by prominent thought leaders in the global fintech and legal space, The LegalTech Book aggregates diverse expertise into a single, informative volume. Key industry developments are explained in detail, and critical insights from cutting-edge practitioners offer first-hand information and lessons learned. Coverage includes:

The current status of LegalTech, why now is the time for it to boom, the drivers behind it, and how it relates to FinTech, RegTech, InsurTech, WealthTech and PayTech

Applications of AI, machine learning and deep learning in the practice of law; e-discovery and due diligence; AI as a legal predictor

LegalTech making the law accessible to all; online courts, online dispute resolution

The Uberization of the law; hiring and firing through apps

Lawbots; social media meets legal advice

To what extent does LegalTech make lawyers redundant or more efficient?

Cryptocurrencies, distributed ledger technology and the law

The Internet of Things, data privacy, automated contracts

Cybersecurity and data

Technology vs. the law; driverless cars and liability, legal rights of robots, ownership rights over works created by technology

Legislators as innovators

Practical LegalTech solutions helping Legal departments in corporations and legal firms alike to get better legal work done at lower cost


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About the author (2020)

SOPHIA ADAMS BHATTI is a public policy expert, with 20 years' experience across a range of sectors. She is the Head of Strategy and Policy at Simmons Wavelength.

SUSANNE CHISHTI is the CEO of FINTECH Circle and the Founder of the FINTECH Circle Institute, a leading global FinTech learning and innovation platform to gain FinTech and digital skills. She is the bestselling author of several fintech books and a global public speaker.

AKBER DATOO is Founder and CEO of D2 Legal Technology, a global award-winning legal data and change consultancy operating at the intersection of FinTech & LegalTech, and an appointed member of the Technology and Law Committee at the Law Society of England & Wales.

DR DRAGO INDJIC is Managing Director at Oxquant, a data science and investment advisory firm, and co-founder of several alternative funds and tech companies across Europe.

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