California: State Bar approves guidance on use of generative AI in the practice of law
On November 16, 2023, the State Bar of California approved the Practical Guidance for the Use of Generative Artificial Intelligence in the Practice of Law. The State Bar highlighted that the guidance aims to assist lawyers in navigating their ethical obligations when using generative artificial intelligence (AI).
The scope of the guidance
Lastly, the State Bar confirmed that the guidance will be a living document that is periodically updated as the technology evolves and matures, and as new issues are presented.