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Posted on January 2nd, 2018

Bill Harstad Explores the Legal Landscape of Emerging Technologies in Star-Advertiser Column

Partner William M. Harstad delved into an evolving legal landscape for emerging technologies in his recurring Honolulu Star-Advertiser column "Lawyer Up." Artificial intelligence is becoming more and more common in today's world, but companies have little legal precedent to guide their implementation of AI. Harstad cites Facebook's use of AI in suicide prevention as a potential legal liability and explores possible outcomes for the social media giant.