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Artificial intelligence (AI) and other advances in technology in legal practice remove significant

Artificial intelligence (AI) and other advances in technology in legal practice remove significant barriers associated with obtaining access to justice in England and Wales. Consider, in light of the above statement, the advantages and disadvantages that such technology brings in solving problems associated with access to justice. Advice Important information The OU Law School Undergraduate Assessment Guide  (Assessment Guide) contains definitions of words used in TMA questions. It also gives advice on referencing and the reference list that you must produce and include at the end of your work. You should read this guide before attempting TMA 03. How you allocate the word count is a decision you must make as part of writing the TMA. You have been given the marks allocated to each question, which will help guide your decision about the word count for each question, which will help guide your decision about the word count and you have also been provided with a suggested breakdown. Note that Section 8 of the Assessment Guide tells you how your TMAs need to be presented and Section 13 of the Assessment Guide details the marking scale, against which your work will be assessed. You should answer both questions. You should answer each question separately. Read the questions carefully. Ensure that your answers concisely and clearly address each question in your own words. Advice on writing in your own words and how to avoid plagiarism is given in Section 5 of the Assessment Guide. You should use numbers in brackets to identify each question. You do not need to start a new page for each question. All of your answers should be written in standard English. They should not include any sort of list. In your answer to Question 1, you should not write in the first or second person (e.g. ‘I’, ‘we’, ‘my’, ‘our’, ‘you’ or ‘your’); instead you should use phrases such as ‘A person is …’ or ‘This answer will …’. In your answer to Question 2, you can write in the first person. The module materials you are provided with contain the content you will use when writing this assignment. You do not need to include information from external sources. Question 1 This is an essay question, and you should refer to the advice on answering essay questions provided in Section 3.1.3 of the Assessment Guide and the dedicated section of Legal Skills 3. When approaching the question you should refer to Section 3.2 of the Assessment Guide. This section refers to the process word ‘consider’. It is crucial to interpret these words accurately in order to answer questions correctly (see also Section 3.3.2 of Legal Skills 3). Make sure that your answer is structured correctly with an introduction, main body and conclusion, as described in Section 3.1.3 of the Assessment Guide and Legal Skills 3. Unit 13: The civil justice system and access to justice and Unit 14: The law, legal practice and the rise of the machines contain the content you will use for this answer. You have also encountered materials in other units relevant to this question and you can draw on these units when writing your answer, if you wish. You are not required to consider any ethical concerns about the use of machines that do not relate to the issue of access to justice. So, for example, you are not expected to consider the impact of technology on jobs within the legal profession In answering this question, you should: present your answer using a logical structure write clearly, and in your own words explain what is meant by AI and other advances in technology used in legal practice provide an overview of the main barriers associated with obtaining access to justice in England and Wales consider the value of AI and other advances in technology used in legal practice to remove the barriers that you have discussed consider any potential disadvantages of AI with obtaining access to justice provide a clear conclusion to the question.