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9 Data Considerations for Investment Management Attorneys
03/11/2019Partner Nathan Greene (New York – Investment Funds) authored an article in Law360 titled “9 Data Considerations for Investment Management Attorneys.” The article lists the most important questions investment fund lawyers or compliance officers reviewing a proposed data initiative should ask.
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European Commission Announces AI Initiative
04/25/2018On April 25, 2018, the European Commission announced plans for an ambitious European artificial intelligence initiative to take shape over the course of the year. Through this initiative, the Commission aims to boost the EU’s capacity for and uptake of AI, prepare for any potential socioeconomic changes and establish an appropriate ethical and legal framework for the technology. This comes on the heels of an April 10, 2018 agreement between 24 EU member states and Norway to ensure Europe’s competitiveness in the AI landscape.