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DISRUPTION

Training and client needs under the spotlight

Disruption came to the fore at the ITechLaw Dublin conference, with experts highlighting the need for change from legal education and why clients don't want lawyers writing code.

LEGAL TECH

AI study kicks off lawtech gathering

ITechLaw kicks off Dublin conference with a call for comment on AI framework, as authors highlight attempt to synthesise a number of national efforts globally.

BANKING REGULATION

Big banking data warning

Law firm publishes 'Global Bank Review: The Data Game' warning of the legal, regulatory and political pitfalls of big data.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Dramatic moves around the house this week as a new general counsel steps onto the stage at the Old Vic theatre, while another new hire steps into the footwear business.

GIG ECONOMY

Ode to Legislation

IBA report urges governments to create legislation for on-demand workers as gig economy grows.

INNOVATION

Ashurst applies the accelerator

Firm is the latest to launch an intense FinTech accelerator programme, featuring multidisciplinary collaboration.