Tech Is All Around: Blockchain & Law
November 1, 2018

As noted in the previous Tech Is All Around: Hot Topics and Notes on the Future post, blockchain is touted as the next revolutionary technology, even as revolutionary as the introduction of the internet during the nineties. Blockchain is said to evolve the internet from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0. Instead of centralised entities such […]

Tech is All Around: Tech in Litigation
October 1, 2018

Enemy or friend? The discussion on how digitalisation and technology affect different areas of legal practice is in full swing, and the nature of litigation is clearly moving in a technology-influenced direction. In the following, we discuss two aspects of technology in relation to litigation. How Is Technology Visible in Disputes? Some people argue that […]

Tech is All Around: Hot Topics and Notes on the Future
September 17, 2018

Almost everyone is presumed to understand technology these days. Recent technology conversations have been focused on the phenomena that are predicted to revolutionise the way of doing business: blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), and platform economy, to name a few. Blockchain is speculated to have the same impact as the Internet back in the days. Applications […]

Tech is All Around: Blog Series and Hannes Snellman Summer School
August 22, 2018

Tech is all around – literally. We exploit technology in everything that we do, for example, when we act as employees or consumers, or participate in social relations. Hence, technology has been a hot topic in conversations for years, often coloured by various future scenarios. Without doubt, ever since the invention of stone-made tools – […]