Washington, D.C., partner Bennett Borden was quoted in a Legaltech News article titled, “Drinker Biddle's Chief Data Scientist Discusses Data Ethics.” The article discussed how predictive systems have the capacity to aid in the digestion of massive sets of data, they could inadvertently alienate underrepresented populations segments.
“Data ethics is a discipline within data science that is concerned with the use and fairness of data. Analytics are always including and excluding people. Any time that happens it is ripe for ethical consideration,” explained Bennett Borden.
Read Drinker Biddle's Chief Data Scientist Discusses Data Ethics here.