Wednesday, March 7, 2007

Computer Program in violation of Legal Monopoly

(Wired via Instapundit)

AI Cited for Unlicensed Practice of Law
A web-based "expert system" that helped users prepare bankruptcy filings for a fee made too many decisions to be considered a clerical tool, an appeals court said last week, ruling that the software was effectively practicing law without a license.

(also posted at Little Tobacco)