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There is a lot of excitement around Merlin as we develop new, game changing, search technology. We are passionate about the work we do and like to tell people about it. Here’s the latest:

What Will Ediscovery Lawyers Do After ChatGPT?​

With the recent release of ChatGPT, almost every professional is wondering about job security. What about ediscovery? John Tredennick and William Webber, Merlin’s CEO and Chief Scientist, decided to investigate. They started by asking ChatGPT directly:
ChatGPT replied, “ChatGPT can be trained to identify relevant documents and classify them based on their content, reducing the need for human review.”
But that was only the beginning of the conversation. They asked it to craft a Boolean search, to explain privilege log requirements, and to review documents for relevance. Some of the answers were surprisingly accurate, others demonstrated the limits of this AI engine. So what is the answer? Should you be concerned? Maybe so, at least in the next few years.

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