Do We Need New Legal Personhood in the Age of Robots and AI?

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Do Robots and AI need legal personhood to function in future society. Do natural and legal person need a framework for cooperation with robots and AI when an increasing amount of tasks in society will be handed over to AI generated systems? What framework will be applied to be accepted in society.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRobotics, AI and the Future of Law
EditorsMarcelo Corrales, Mark Fenwick, Nikolaus Forgó
Place of PublicationSingapore
PublisherSpringer Publishers
Number of pages36
ISBN (Electronic)9789811328749
ISBN (Print)9789811328732
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

NamePerspectives in Law, Business and Innovation (PLBI)
ISSN (Print)2520-1875
ISSN (Electronic)2520-1883


  • Artificial intelligence and related technologies are changing both the law and the legal profession. In particular, technological advances in fields ranging from machine learning to more advanced robots, including sensors, virtual realities, algorithms, bots, drones, self-driving cars, and more sophisticated “human-like” robots


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