New innovation and technology hub at UNSW to tackle the future of law and the legal profession

Two new strategic alliances between UNSW Sydney and each of Allens and the Law Society of New South Wales will aim to tackle some of the increasingly complex challenges presented by digital and other technological transformations and their impact on lawyers, law and the legal system.  The Allens Hub for Technology, Law & Innovation will sit within the UNSW Faculty of Law and work closely with staff from leading law firm Allens to explore the many disruptions facing the legal system now and into the future, such as the reliance on data-driven decision-making, new kinds of biological, artificial and legal […]

Winner named of UNSW Law’s new course using state-of-the-art legal technology

An app that can quickly and easily provide those working in a community legal centre with legal information about the payment of parking and other fines was named best app at a student showcase held by UNSW Law. The students were among the first cohort in the Faculty’s “Designing Technology Solutions for Access to Justice” course. The winning team of Jelena Ardalic, Clare Cullen, Jessica Liang and Leon Louie created an app to help the University’s Kingsford Legal Centre support its clients. “We were overwhelmed by the sheer number of fines a person could possibly receive and decided to build […]