Machine Learning

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Noah Waisberg


When you want to transfer your knowledge into a system that can analyze issues and give advice pretty much the same way you do, that’s an expert system. An expert system is like a really sophisticated decision tree, built by someone (or more likely a team of someones) with expert knowledge of the issue.

For example, Casetext uses machine learning to screen judicial opinions for citation authority—whether a case has been upheld, limited, or overruled—so that its human reviewers only have to check passages likely to contain overruling language. (Source.)

Published on February 23rd, 2021, by Sam Glover.