Bad robot: Europe plans product liability changes to make it easier to sue AIs

2017-08-24_00h03_35 IT総合
The European Union is to update product liability laws to tackle the risk of damage caused by artificial intelligence systems and address other liability issues arising from digital devices — such as drones and smart devices.
Presenting a proposal for revisions to long-standing EU products rules — which includes a dedicated AI Liability Directive — justice commissioner, Didier Reynders, said modernization of the legal framework is needed to take account of “digital transformation” generally and the ‘blackbox’ explainability challenge that AI specifical