Our Opinion - AGCC Bulletin December 2021

Published: November 29, 2021

Legal reform on the horizon in the world of Artificial Intelligence

Ross Gardner, head of our Corporate team, is featured in the latest edition of AGCC’s Bulletin.

The phrase “it’s my baby” is often used in relation to work projects but could those words become the reality?  For most start-up companies and SMEs operating in the energy sector, innovation and investment in digital technology are becoming increasingly important factors as they plan for growth in a post-pandemic environment, with Artificial Intelligence (AI) continually evolving as a key asset. 

Ross looks at the possibility of changes to the existing legal framework which could potentially lead to a point where autonomous AI systems have a status similar to children.   

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