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As part of its continuing AI Institute series, Butzel will next explore how generative AI is redefining manufacturing during a free webinar from 1-2 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2024. From creative design to efficient supply chain management, Butzel attorneys will explore available AI tools while addressing pivotal concerns that need to be on your radar when evaluating this new technology for possible adoption. To register online, visit:

This program is crafted to equip industry frontrunners and corporate leaders with in-depth insights and actionable knowledge on generative AI’s burgeoning landscape.

Featured speakers include the following Butzel attorneys:

  • Angela Shapiro is a litigation attorney with extensive experience in all aspects of commercial litigation, with a strong focus on AI and Electronic Discovery (“E-Discovery”). She is a Certified E-Discovery Specialist through ACEDS and serves on multiple industry boards and committees. Shapiro has been repeatedly recognized by her peers and DBusiness Magazine as a “Top Lawyer” in the areas of Information Management and E-Discovery. In 2018, Crain’s Detroit Business included Shapiro in its inaugural class of “Notable Women in Technology.”
  • Mitchell Zajac concentrates his practice on automotive, intellectual property, regulatory and emissions compliance, and international trade law. He also is a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Zajac has significant commercial litigation, negotiation, counseling, and transactional experience.

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