Blue J Legal

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Blue J allows you to simulate the judgment of a court in a new situation. Using advances in artificial intelligence and extensive training by computer scientists and law professors from the University of Toronto, Blue J helps you to navigate uncertainty when there are competing reasonable arguments. Blue J analyzes fact situations using deep learning, discovering in seconds hidden patterns in the case law. It provides answers, links to relevant cases, and generates tailored explanations of its analysis. When using Blue J you'll always know how confident it is in its conclusion, why it reached that result, and what to consider next.

TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQToronto, CA
Websitebluejlegal.com

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)60(+14%)

Key People/Management at Blue J Legal

Benjamin Alarie

Benjamin Alarie

Co-Founder, CEO
Brett Janssen

Brett Janssen

CTO
Anthony Niblett

Anthony Niblett

Co-Founder
Albert Yoon

Albert Yoon

Co-Founder
Avi Brudner

Avi Brudner

COO
Saima Shaukat

Saima Shaukat

Interim CRO
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Blue J Legal Office Locations

Blue J Legal has offices in Toronto and New York
Toronto, CA (HQ)
325 Front St W 1st floor
New York, NY, US
104 West 40th Street Suites 400 and 500
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Blue J Legal Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2015

Blue J Legal total Funding

$7 m

Blue J Legal latest funding size

$7 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Blue J Legal investors

Blue J Legal's latest funding round in November 2018 was reported to be $7 m. In total, Blue J Legal has raised $7 m
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Blue J Legal Online and Social Media Presence

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Blue J Legal News and Updates

Blue J Legal receives $2 million for legal-tech platform

Toronto-based Blue J Legal has received $2 million CAD in growth capital financing from CIBC Innovation Banking. Blue J has developed a machine learning...

Blue J Legal Named Emerging Legal Technology Leader By The National Law Journal

TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue J Legal, the company behind the game-changing AI-powered predictive tax law software, was recognized today by The National Law Journal as a 2020 Emerging Legal Technology leader. Blue J Legal is known for its innovative Tax Foresight product,...

Blue J Legal Blogs

Two takeaways on determining whether parties are dealing at arm’s length (Damis Properties Inc. v. The Queen)

Two takeaways on determining whether parties are dealing at arm’s length (Damis Properties Inc. v. The Queen) The question of whether two parties are dealing at arm’s length is an important one for many provisions of the Income Tax Act. The arm’s length determination has implication…

Blue J Predicts: An Unprofitable Pretax Venture Can Still Be a Partnership

An Unprofitable Pretax Venture Can Still Be a Partnership Technology now makes it possible for tax practitioners to accurately anticipate the outcome of tax disputes. This article demonstrates how using machine-learning algorithms to study legal source data, such as past court decisi…

Constructive Dismissal in the COVID-19 Era

Constructive Dismissal in the COVID-19 Era On June 7, 2021 the Ontario Superior Court of Justice released its second decision in a matter of months interpreting Ontario Regulation 228/20: Infectious Disease Emergency Leave (“IDEL Regulation”)[1] as it relates to common law constructive …

United States Supreme Court Allows Pre-Enforcement Suit Challenging IRS Notice Backed by Tax Penalties

United States Supreme Court Allows Pre-Enforcement Suit Challenging IRS Notice Backed by Tax Penalties On May 17, 2021 the Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision in CIC Services, LLC v. Internal Revenue Service et al. Reversing the lower court decision, the Supreme Court…

Pregnancy as a Factor in Determining Notice Periods

Pregnancy as a Factor in Determining Notice Periods It has long been acknowledged that the length of reasonable notice given to employees is premised on a balancing of Bardal factors. A recent Ontario Superior Court decision, Nahum v. Honeycomb, has highlighted that pregnancy is one fac…

No plans to extend COVID-relief for corporate residency determinations: CRA

COVID-19 Relief - Highly Affected Sectors Credit Availability Program (HASCAP) Guarantee The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has indicated that it will not be extending its guidance concerning the impact of travel restrictions on corporate residency determinations. In 2020, the CRA issued g…
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Blue J Legal Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Blue J Legal founded?

    Blue J Legal was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Blue J Legal key executives?

    Blue J Legal's key executives are Benjamin Alarie, Brett Janssen and Anthony Niblett.

  • How many employees does Blue J Legal have?

    Blue J Legal has 60 employees.

  • Who are Blue J Legal competitors?

    Competitors of Blue J Legal include Acerta, Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills and G. P. Kapadia & Co.

  • Where is Blue J Legal headquarters?

    Blue J Legal headquarters is located at 325 Front St W 1st floor, Toronto.

  • Where are Blue J Legal offices?

    Blue J Legal has offices in Toronto and New York.

  • How many offices does Blue J Legal have?

    Blue J Legal has 2 offices.