June 2021 Bar Bulletin
By Radhika Prabhakar
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. According to a recent forecast, global AI revenue is expected to grow 16.4% year over year (in 2021, to $327.5 billion).1 Technology companies like IBM, and Seattle’s own Microsoft and Amazon are blazing the trail in AI investments.2 Although a high-growth and high-visibility industry, or perhaps because of it, AI also poses certain risks for consumers and other individuals, particularly regarding privacy and data protection.
As technology makes ever increasing inroads into our lives, concern grows over the gradual loss of our privacy. In response, several countries,...