Editor’s Note: In a significant move that underscores the growing regulatory scrutiny on major tech companies, the European Commission has accused Apple of violating the European Union’s Digital Markets Act (DMA). This groundbreaking legislation aims to promote fair competition within the tech industry, and Apple’s practices within its App Store ecosystem have come under fire

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Our law library had an open house recently and some of the governing board were there. They reminded me of the first time I met them in person. One recounted that they had driven me home that evening—I had arrived by bus—and I realized that it was essentially the last time

Editor’s Note: The issue of ‘hallucinations’ in generative AI models such as ChatGPT has become a significant concern, as these AI systems sometimes produce confident but incorrect information. Researchers, particularly from the University of Oxford, have been developing methods to detect and mitigate these hallucinations. A recent study proposes a new technique involving ‘semantic entropy’

Rules-based calendaring is a smart, technologically advanced tool designed to navigate the tangle of legal rules and deadlines, helping you manage your time and tasks more effectively.

At its core, a rules-based calendaring system is a sophisticated feature integrated into many types of law firm management software. But it’s more than just a digital tool

Law firms handle vast amounts of sensitive information, making them prime targets for cyber threats. Ensuring client data is secure isn’t just a regulator requirement. It’s a critical aspect of maintaining client trust and protecting your firm’s reputation.
Breaching obligations, a negative impact on your firm’s reputation, and legal action are just a few of

Editor’s Note: From 2022 to 2024, the use of AI-generated deepfakes has seen a rapid increase globally, posing significant threats to businesses, politics, and society. Various sophisticated methods such as face-swapping and synthetic audio generation have been employed by bad actors to conduct fraud and spread misinformation. In response, startups and large enterprises have been

Editor’s Note: This article summarizes key developments in the Russian-Ukrainian conflict as of June 21, 2024, based on reports from the Institute for the Study of War (ISW). It covers Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent statements, diplomatic moves, and Ukrainian military actions.
The information presented here is particularly relevant for cybersecurity, information governance, and eDiscovery

Editor’s Note: Apple’s latest unveiling at WWDC 2024 has generated significant buzz. Apple Intelligence, the company’s new on-device AI feature, is poised to revolutionize the way users interact with their devices. This article delves into the high demands and even higher rewards associated with this cutting-edge technology, offering insights into its potential impact on cybersecurity,

Editor’s Note: This article underscores the growing significance of cyber diplomacy in the context of global security and international relations. As cyber threats become increasingly sophisticated and pervasive, the need for effective diplomatic strategies to address these challenges has never been more urgent. George Christou’s recent publication, “Cyber Diplomacy: From Concept to Practice,” part of

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