Artificial intelligence has become an integral part of our lives, and its impact on various industries, including the legal tech sector, cannot be ignored. The recent proposal of the European Commission’s Artificial Intelligence Act has sparked discussions about the future of AI regulation. The implications of this Act and its prospective effects are explored in this insight from the Andersen European Technology Industry Group and the Andersen European IP, IT, and Data Protection Service Line experts.

Our teams of professionals explore the opportunities that AI presents, along with the legal challenges that need to be tackled. While the Act aims to strike a balance between the benefits and risks of AI, the draft has faced criticism from those who believe it is either too restrictive or not protective enough of civil rights.