Thursday, July 26
reception and dinner.
Conference welcome and
Conveners: Dan Hunter,
Marc Lauritsen, David Johnson
What technology/applications will most
significantly increase efficiency of law practice?
technology/applications will most significantly increase access to
What legal processes are most in need of
enhancement/reform by means of technology?
What technologies are
causing more problems for the legal profession than they
The Nature of the
Current and Future Legal Profession
What are the
main barriers to adoption of these new technologies by the
How can those barriers be lowered or
Do we need to create new business models for the
profession and/or substantive legal technology providers?
need to rethink ethics rules and regulatory structures?
Technology and the
Law School Predicament
What should law schools be
doing to prepare students for a newly technology enhanced
Should different schools focus on differing
approaches/opportunities? What choices make sense?
in law practice technology and legal process engineering
What are the most promising new career paths for law
light of the preceding discussion, what new inventions are
Are there opportunities for cross-discipline
Will the nature of law change as a result of new
Keynote Address: Professor
Elizabeth Chambliss (NYLS),
Golden Unicorn Restaurant [map
Demonstrations and paper
Call to Action
If we as a group were to
issue a call to action, to law schools and legal technology innovators,
what should we call for?
Conveners: Marc Lauritsen, David Johnson,