The Largest Investment Into Legal AI | Reuters (4/4/23)

“As artificial intelligence pushes deeper into the legal industry, Fastcase and vLex are merging in a deal the legal research companies said Tuesday will speed up the creation of AI tools for lawyers.”

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A new combined company, called vLex Group, will have more than one billion legal documents to assemble together. With large language models such as GPT-4 and Google’s Bard, a combined document library will be a rich training dataset for legal AI products. In summary, this article foreshadows the use of AI and machine learning models in places with heavy, evidence-related data, such as law and legal information.