How will the legal industry be affected by the growing sophistication of artificial intelligence? Will robots and machines take over the tasks traditionally performed by human beings in the labour market? Alvin Chen, Director of the Legal Research & Development department at the Law Society of Singapore, briefly explores these questions and more in this third edition of Future Lawyer Bytes.

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future of work; Daniel Susskind, ‘A World Without Work: Technology, Automation and How We Should Respond‘; globalisation; task encroachment, labour market; social robots, artificial intelligence; sophistication of AI; regulatory challenges