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1st Edition

Regulating Artificial Intelligence in Industry

Edited By

Damian M. Bielicki

ISBN 9780367774622
Published December 24, 2021 by Routledge
254 Pages

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Book Description

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has augmented human activities and unlocked opportunities for many sectors of the economy. It is used for data management and analysis, decision making, and many other aspects. As with most rapidly advancing technologies, law is often playing a catch up role so the study of how law interacts with AI is more critical now than ever before. This book provides a detailed qualitative exploration into regulatory aspects of AI in industry.

Offering a unique focus on current practice and existing trends in a wide range of industries where AI plays an increasingly important role, the work contains legal and technical analysis performed by 15 researchers and practitioners from different institutions around the world to provide an overview of how AI is being used and regulated across a wide range of sectors, including aviation, energy, government, healthcare, legal, maritime, military, music, and others. It addresses the broad range of aspects, including privacy, liability, transparency, justice, and others, from the perspective of different jurisdictions.

Including a discussion of the role of AI in industry during the Covid-19 pandemic, the chapters also offer a set of recommendations for optimal regulatory interventions. Therefore, this book will be of interest to academics, students and practitioners interested in technological and regulatory aspects of AI.

Table of Contents

PART 1: Horizontal AI Applications

1) Artificial Intelligence and its Regulation in the European Union
Gauri Sinha and Rupert Dunbar

2) The Impact of Facial Recognition Technology empowered by Artificial Intelligence on the Right to Privacy
Natalia Menéndez González

3) The Malicious Use of Artificial Intelligence against Government and Political Institutions in the Psychological Area
Evgeny Pashentsev and Darya Bazarkina

4) Leveraging Artificial Intelligence in Citizenship by Investment Programmes
Jeiel D. Joseph

5) Artificial Intelligence Application in Advance Healthcare Decision-Making: Potentials, Challenges and Regulatory Safeguards
Hui Yun Chan

6) Artificial Intelligence in the Legal Profession
Damian M. Bielicki

PART 2: Vertical AI Applications

7) Artificial Intelligence: An Earthquake in Copyright Protection of the Digital Music
Luo Li

8) Artificial Intelligence and Risk Preparedness in the Aviation Industry
Kinga Kolasa-Sokołowska

9) Autonomous AI, Smart Seaports and Supply Chain Management: Challenges and Risks 
Mitja Kovač

10) Artificial Intelligence and Climate-Energy Policies of the EU and Japan
Maciej M. Sokołowski

11) The Regulation of Militarised Artificial Intelligence: Protecting Civilians through Legal Reviews of New Weapons and Precautions
Tsvetelina van Benthem

12) The Use of Artificial Intelligence in armed conflicts – implications for state responsibility
Dominika Iwan

13) The Problematisation of Human Control over Lethal Autonomous Weapons: A Case Study of the U.S. Department of State
Mikołaj Firlej


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Dr Damian M. Bielicki is a Lecturer in Law and Director of the Law & Technology Research Group at Kingston University London. He is also a lecturer in Space Law and Cyber Law at Birkbeck University of London. He is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, a member of the International Law Association, and a member of the International Institute of Space Law.