Ricoh's Intelligent eDiscovery Blog

Why “Women’s” Résumés Were Rejected by Amazon AI

Jan 17, 2019 12:22:32 PM | Ian R. Sinclair

Amazon had been working to develop an artificial intelligence (AI) system that would analyze and rate their applicants’ résumés. However, as reported by Reuters in October, Amazon’s AI discounted the résumés of female applicants in favour of male applicants. Here's what happened...

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Ian Sinclair

Seminar Announcement: Artificial Intelligence is Coming... Are You Ready to Rock?

Mar 2, 2018 3:03:55 PM | Marketing

Sean Lynch, Manager of Legal Solutions at Commonwealth Legal, will be part of a live panel discussion around Artificial Intelligence, presented by Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP in Toronto as part of PDAC 2018.

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Topics: Sean Lynch, Artificial Intelligence

Five Reasons Active Learning is Better than TAR

Feb 27, 2018 10:56:23 AM | Roland von Borstel

Relativity has just released Active Learning (“AL”) – their next generation technology assisted review application that simplifies the process of categorizing and prioritizing documents for review. We have had the privilege of piloting the system in Canada and through our initial testing, we believe Relativity's Active Learning is going to transform document review.

Here are our initial findings:

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Topics: Analytics, TAR, Artificial Intelligence, Active Learning

Innovation Insight: Crossing the AI Rubicon

Oct 28, 2017 10:32:01 AM | Marketing

Co-authored by Thomas Connor, Technical Specialist, and Karyn Harty, Partner, of McCann FitzGerald, Technology in Practice 2017 Thursday Morning Keynote Speakers.

Instead of fighting the change that is prevalent in the legal industry, McCann FitzGerald embraced it by turning disruptive, cutting-edge technology to their advantage, and using it to support their expert legal advice to the ultimate benefit of their clients.

"The onus is on us to ask ourselves: how can we leverage these new and emerging technologies to create innovative and sustainable revenue streams?”
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Topics: TIP Conference, eDiscovery, Artificial Intelligence