The Lexpert Special Edition: Technology 2020 focuses on the technology industry and profiles selected Lexpert-ranked lawyers who serve that industry. Also included are feature articles on the following topics: Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection, Intellectual Property, Attracting talent, IPOs, private equity and tech company growth.

The Lexpert Special Edition: Technology was published on May 13, 2020 and distributed through The Globe and Mail, and through Key Media’s industry channels, including the subscribers of Canadian Lawyer InHouse Magazine.

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  • Financing tech growth

  • How technology is reshaping privacy

  • How AI is changing the world

  • Attracting global tech talent

  • How one E-discovery team helps to turn insurmountable piles of data arising from litigation into manageable units
  • Short-term divergence towards pharmaceuticals and more manufacturing mandates are two trends corporate lawyers identify as COVID-19 reshapes prospects for the tech sector
  • The use of Clearview AI's facial recognition technology by law enforcement agencies across the United States, Canada and elsewhere is just one example of how technology is putting privacy ...
  • NLP-related AI patent applications are the most prevalent. For patent eligibility they need to be more than algorithmic improvements
  • Immigration and tax lawyers say Canada is set to remain an attractive location no matter how it weathers the COVID-19 storm.
  • Companies and universities are harnessing artificial intelligence to develop technologies to track COVID-19 and develop neural networks; but tech companies must also pay attention to protection of ...