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Interview | Benedict Coyne (President of Australian Lawyers for Human Rights)

Recently, Milan Gandhi (TLF) caught up with Benedict Coyne, who we fondly refer to as Benna.  Benna is the President of Australian Lawyers for Human Rights.  He has an immensely interesting past and we spoke to him on a range of topics relevant...

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Interview | Lyria Bennett Moses (UNSW’s ‘Designing Technology Solutions for Access to Justice’ unit)

Recently UNSW launched a course to teach "students how to design legal information systems, integrating expert systems, hypertext, text retrieval and other technologies, for use in generating legal documents from precedents and assisting users to navigate solutions to legal problems."...

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Interview (Part 2) | Getting personal with Chief Innovation Officer of Premonition, Toby Unwin

Premonition is an ‘Artificial Intelligence system that mines Big Data to find out which Attorneys win before which Judges.’  Toby Unwin, a Florida-based Brit,  is the co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Premonition. Toby is a fascinating guy who has undertaken a myriad...

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Interview | ‘Speak with Scout’ (legal chatbot) | winners of Disrupting Law 2016

Speak with Scout Tell us about Speak with Scout and how it all came about? Speak with Scout provides free, fast and personalised legal guidance and referrals via Facebook messenger. The principle of Scout is simple: you message Scout through...

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Interview (Part 1) | Chief Innovation Officer of Premonition, Toby Unwin

Premonition is an 'Artificial Intelligence system that mines Big Data to find out which Attorneys win before which Judges.'  Toby Unwin, a Florida-based Brit,  is the co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Premonition. Toby is a fascinating guy who has undertaken a myriad...

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Interview | Principal of virtual law firm Kuehn Law, Cliff Kuehn

Cliff Kuehn is a California-licensed attorney and registered European Trade Mark Attorney. He is the director of Kuehn Law, a virtual law firm based in California, and provides branding, media, internet and intellectual property law assistance in the U.S. and EU, especially...

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Interview | Jerome Doraisamy (The Wellness Doctrines)

Jerome Doraisamy is a lawyer from Sydney, New South Wales. He attended St Aloysius' College and then the University of Technology, Sydney, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts in Communication (Social Inquiry). Over the...

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Book Review | The Dream Enabler | Business advice for legal professionals

The following review of 'The Dream Enabler' (a book by Matthew Burgess) was written by Daniel Owen, a member of The Legal Forecast's Student Executive Committee.   To read the The Dream Enabler, which Matthew Burgess makes available online for free,...

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Event Review | Happy Lawyering | New law, new practice and new starts

The following was written by Richard Gifford a co-founder and Executive Member of The Legal Forecast.  Richard's portfolio is access to justice and mental health.    On Thursday November 2016, Angus, Tegun, Milan and myself had the opportunity to attend...

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