May 2021

Welcome LCO Student Scholar Fellows!

2021-05-28T02:58:59+00:00May 27th, 2021|English, News|

The Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) is excited to welcome the following law students to the LCO team this summer: Nadim Dabbous – Osgoode Hall Law School Aaron Dishy – Osgoode Hall Law School Daniella Febbraro – University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law Aria Kamal – Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Lakehead University Rudra Krishnan [...]

Regulating AI: LCO/University of Ottawa AI + Society Panel

2021-05-18T20:20:13+00:00May 18th, 2021|English, News|

On Thursday May 27th, join LCO Executive Director Nye Thomas and Professors Céline Castets-Renard and Teresa Scassa for a panel discussion on Regulating AI.  The panel will discuss recent developments in Ontario, Canada and Europe, including the European Commission’s comprehensive proposal for regulating AI in the European Union.  For more information and to register for [...]

April 2021

The LCO releases a new report, Regulating AI: Critical Issues and Choices

2021-04-14T13:03:48+00:00April 14th, 2021|English, News|

Today, the Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) is releasing an important new report, Regulating AI: Critical Issues and Choices. This report is a ground-breaking analysis of how to regulate AI and automated decision-making (ADM) systems used by governments and other public institutions.  The report discusses key choices and options, identifies regulatory gaps, and proposes a comprehensive [...]

March 2021

The LCO releases a new report: Legal Issues and Government AI Development

2021-03-15T17:45:37+00:00March 15th, 2021|English, News|

Today, the Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) is releasing a new report, Legal Issues and Government AI Development, summarizing the themes and insights from a series of workshops organized by the LCO and the Ontario Digital Service. The report discusses the opportunities and challenges of government use of these systems, including human rights, bias, disclosure, [...]

February 2021