Artificial Intelligence Act: MEPs adopt landmark law

Artificial Intelligence Act: MEPs adopt landmark law This article is written by Yasmina Yakimova and Janne Ojamo for European Parliament News. On Wednesday, Parliament approved the Artificial Intelligence Act that ensures safety and compliance with fundamental rights, while boosting innovation.  The regulation, agreed in negotiations with member states in December 2023, was endorsed by MEPs with 523 […]

News: Committees Confirm Landmark Agreement on AI Act

News: Committees Confirm Landmark Agreement on AI Act MEPs have endorsed at committee level the provisional agreement on the Artificial Intelligence Act that ensures safety and complies with fundamental rights. On Tuesday, 13th February, the Internal Market and Civil Liberties Committees voted 71-8 (7 abstentions) to approve the result of negotiations with the member states on the […]

Leaked EU AI Act is ‘a wake-up call for organisations’

Leaked EU AI Act is ‘a wake-up call for organisations’ This article was written by Thomas Macaulay for The Next Web. A leak of the EU’s AI Act removes doubts about its adoption, but critics fear that the plans will inhibit innovation. All 892 pages of the final version were published on Monday by Euractiv tech editor […]

EU prepares to push back on private sector carve-out from international AI treaty

EU prepares to push back on private sector carve-out from international AI treaty This article was written by Luca Bertuzzi and published on Euractiv. The European Commission is preparing to push back on a US-led attempt to exempt the private sector from the world’s first international treaty on Artificial Intelligence while pushing for as much […]

A judgment of the Court of Justice of the EU endangers “scoring” algorithms

A judgment of the Court of Justice of the EU endangers “scoring” algorithms This article is originally published in French on Euractive France by Théophane Hartmann. The following text is a translated version of the original text and may contain errors. The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled on Thursday, December 7, […]

EU updates product liability regime to include software, Artificial Intelligence

EU updates product liability regime to include software, Artificial Intelligence This article was authored by Luca Bertuzzi for EURACTIV. EU policymakers reached a political agreement on Thursday (14 December) on legislation to bring the bloc’s product liability regime in line with technological developments, notably covering digital products like software, which includes Artificial Intelligence. The Product […]

AI Act deal: Key safeguards and dangerous loopholes

AI Act deal: Key safeguards and dangerous loopholes Angela Müller and Matthias Spielkam have written this press release for Algorithm Watch. After a negotiation marathon in the global spotlight, EU lawmakers closed a deal late Friday night on the AI Act, the EU’s law on regulating the development and use of Artificial Intelligence systems. The […]

AI Act: EU policymakers nail down rules on AI models, butt heads on law enforcement

AI Act: EU policymakers nail down rules on AI models, butt heads on law enforcement This article is authored by Luca Bertuzzi for Euractiv. After 22 hours of intense negotiations, EU policymakers found a provisional agreement on the rules for the most powerful AI models, but strong disagreement in the law enforcement chapter forced the […]

TTC Joint Roadmap for Trustworthy AI and Risk Management

TTC Joint Roadmap for Trustworthy AI and Risk Management The EU and U.S. is seeking input on the list of key AI terms essential to understanding risk-based approaches to AI, along with their EU and U.S. interpretations and shared EU-U.S. definitions that was released as part of the Fourth TTC Ministerial in May 2023. Comments are especially requested […]