1st Edition

Regulating Artificial Intelligence in Industry

Edited By Damian M. Bielicki Copyright 2022
    254 Pages
    by Routledge

    254 Pages
    by Routledge

    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.

    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



    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.