To mark the occasion of 69th Constitution Day of India the Indian National Bar Association (INBA) organized a special conference in Hotel Shangri-La Eros New Delhi which was attended by luminaries across of the Legal Fraternity , this conference also had a Award Ceremony which was blessed with the presence Hon'ble Justice Jayant Nath from Delhi High Court.
There were contemporary topics like E-commerce policy in India, Growth of Women Lawyers in India, International Investments and Sports Arbitration, that were discussed via panel discussions by the distinguished luminaries of the fraternity . An important panel discussion was dedicated to Increasing role of Artificial Intelligence in our Day to Day lives and Legal and Moral debates around it.
The discussion initiated from how role of Artificial Intelligence is increasing every day from Mobile Phones to Cars to Cameras and Weapons. Discussion proceeded to discuss out the problems that would surface, one of the distinguished panelist Mr. Tarun Khurana, Partner at Khurana and Khurana Advocates and IP Attorneys dedicated a good ten minutes speech in explaining what all legal ambiguities and problems are going to arise, say problem of ownership (IPR) in case of AI helping a person in doing an invention or writing a book, problem of jurisdiction as AI is travelling beyond borders beyond countries, problem of liability in cases of AI accidents and many other issues.
After an hour long discussion it was churned out that a specific dedicated legislation with respect to Artificial Intelligence is the need of the hour, IPR laws is India also need to be amended mutatis mutandis to accommodate AI.