The OECD holds a roundtable on disruptive innovations in legal services

Executive summary, by the Secretariat * 1. The Roundtable on Disruptive Innovations in Legal Services discussed the way that current legal professional regulations are being (i) challenged by new innovations and (ii) potentially standing in the way of further innovation. The Chairman, Alberto Heimler, opened the session by noting that the current trend of innovation in legal services markets could be described as “creative destruction”, in the sense that it is creating a completely new market reality and set of services. The discussion revolved around seven core themes. 1. There are significant barriers to the accessibility and affordability of legal services, which mean that many low- and middle-income households as well as small businesses do not obtain the legal services they may

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OECD, The OECD holds a roundtable on disruptive innovations in legal services, 13 June 2016, e-Competitions June 2016, Art. N° 85514

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