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Great Reads Book Club – “The Legal Singularity” by Abdi Aidid & Benjamin Alarie (video)

(interview by ChatGPT)

In this edition of the Great Reads Book Club, ChatGPT interviews Abdi Aidid and Benjamin Alarie, co-authors of the new book, “The Legal Singularity: How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Law Radically Better.”

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Abdi Aidid, B.A. (Toronto), J.D. (Yale Law School), LL.M. (Toronto) is a renowned expert in the fields of civil procedure, torts, and law & technology. He is currently an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law at the University of Toronto. In addition to his academic pursuits, Professor Aidid has practical experience as a litigator and arbitrator at Covington & Burling LLP in New York City, and as the VP of Legal Research at Blue J, where he oversaw the development of machine learning-enabled legal research tools. Professor Aidid serves as a Faculty Affiliate at the Centre for Ethics and is a member of the Ethics of AI Lab.

Benjamin Alarie, B.A. (Laurier), M.A., J.D. (Toronto), LL.M. (Yale Law School) is a renowned expert in tax law, machine learning, and law & technology. He currently holds the Osler Chair in Business Law at the University of Toronto. In addition to his academic pursuits, Professor Alarie is co-founder and CEO of Blue J, a Toronto-based legal tech company that is a world leader in using artificial intelligence to predict legal outcomes.


Colin Rule

Colin Rule is CEO of Resourceful Internet Solutions, Inc. ("RIS"), home of,,, and a number of additional leading online dispute resolution initiatives.  From 2017 to 2020, Colin was Vice President for Online Dispute Resolution at Tyler Technologies. Tyler acquired, an ODR provider that Colin co-founded,… MORE >

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