London, UK – 30 November 2023 – The LegalEx Panel on “Technology in International Disputes” hosted at the Keynote Theatre marked a significant milestone in the legal industry’s ongoing evolution. Led by the visionary Chief Technology Officer of Verify 365, Mevludin Dzihic, the event brought together esteemed experts such as Victor Abou-Assaleh from Titan File and Paul Kinninmont from Freeths to delve into the transformative impact of technology in legal processes.

Mevludin Dzihic, in his opening remarks, shed light on the burgeoning role of technology, stating, “We are witnessing a paradigm shift in how legal disputes, especially in the international arena, are managed. Technology is at the forefront of this transformation, offering unprecedented opportunities for efficiency and accessibility.”

The session highlighted the revolutionary role of e-discovery and AI in managing evidence in cross-border disputes, emphasising how these technologies are redefining traditional practices.

Mevludin pointed out the significant time and resource savings afforded by Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) platforms, which he described as “not just a step forward, but a leap into the future of dispute resolution.”

The panel also explored the application of technology in legal research, the increasing importance of cybersecurity in legal cases, and the challenges and opportunities presented by virtual hearings.

A substantial part of the discussion was dedicated to addressing the regulatory, data privacy, and ethical implications of adopting technology in the legal sector. Mevludin underscored the need for a balanced approach, noting, “As we navigate this technological advancement, it’s crucial to align our strategies with ethical and regulatory standards to uphold the integrity and efficacy of our legal systems.”

The session concluded with a look into the future, discussing how technology is not just an enabler but a driver in reshaping dispute resolution.

Mevludin concluded, “The future of legal dispute resolution is being rewritten by technology. It’s streamlining processes, enhancing compliance, and opening new horizons for accessibility and efficiency.”

This LegalEx Panel 2023 was a testament to the legal industry’s adaptive and innovative spirit in the face of technological advancement. It set a new precedent for future dialogues in the legal tech space, underscoring the critical role of technology in modernising legal practices and enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of dispute resolution.

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