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8 Jan 2013, 8:12 pm by legalinformatics
The new EU Data Portal has opened with a preliminary set of metadata, which include links to and descriptions of several law-related authority files: Names of legal roles Names of legal resource types Names of corporate bodies Names of treaties Names of inter-institutional legal procedures Each authority file is available in SKOS, XML, XSD, and HTML, and is published by the EU Publications Office in its Metadata Registry. Filed under: Authority Files, Data sets Tagged: EU, EU legal information… [read post]
1 Jul 2013, 1:45 am by legalinformatics
The legal informatics conference calendar has now been updated. The calendar lists primarily scholarly conferences that focus on legal information systems, legal communication, legal/forensic linguistics, or egovernment (as applied to legal information), or that are known to welcome papers on those topics. The calendar also lists legal hackathons and other legal hacking events. Click here for a list of events just added to the calendar. If you know of events or other information that should be on… [read post]
10 Feb 2011, 9:03 pm by legalinformatics
Edward T. Hart of the University of Florida Legal Information Center has published Indexing Open Access Law Journals…or Maybe Not , International Journal of Legal Information , 38(1), 19-42 (2010) (article 5). Here is a summary: [W]hat would be the results of a …study of the law journals listed in the [Directory of Open Access Journals, DOAJ]? That is what I set out to discover. [In this article] are: a brief description of scholarly open access publishing and the Directory, a look at the… [read post]
25 Oct 2010, 9:00 pm by legalinformatics
A call for papers — with submission deadline of 10 November 2010 — has been issued for ODR Workshop 2010: The 6th International Workshop on Online Dispute Resolution, to be held 15 December 2010 in Liverpool, England, UK, in conjunction with JURIX 2010. The theme of the workshop is: “Web 2.0, semantic web and the mobile web.” Papers are invited on the following topics: “Argumentation and ODR Decision support for ODR Theories of dispute resolution and ODR Modeling and designing of ODR… [read post]
22 May 2010, 12:52 pm by legalinformatics
Professor Paulo Quaresma and Teresa Gonçalves, both of Universidade de Évora Departamento de Informática, have published Using Linguistic Information and Machine Learning Techniques to Identify Entities from Juridical Documents, in Semantic Processing of Legal Texts: Where the Language of Law Meets the Law of Language 27-43 (Enrico Francesconi et al. eds., 2010). (Click here for a description of the print version of the book.) Here is the abstract of the paper: Information extraction from legal… [read post]
22 Jan 2010, 12:57 pm by legalinformatics
Dr. Adam Wyner of the University College London Department of Computer Science has published a series of posts on legal information annotation and extraction, using GATE: The General Architecture for Text Engineering, on his blog, Language Logic Law Software. The content of these posts was presented in Dr. Wyner’s tutorial at JURIX 2009, the slides of which are available here. Posted in Applications, Others' scholarly or sophisticated blogposts, Technology developments, Technology tools Tagged:… [read post]
8 Sep 2012, 3:38 am by legalinformatics
Christine Kirchberger, LL.M., M.S.L.I.T. and Pam Storr, LL.M., both of the Swedish Law and Informatics Research Institute (IRI), have posted Law as an App: Technology in Legal Education, at VoxPopuLII. The post begins: Following up on a previously published article on LaaS – Law as a Service, this post discusses different ways that apps can be included into the law degree curriculum. The sections of the post have the titles: “Changing Legal Education Through the Use of… [read post]
11 Jan 2010, 3:05 am by Editor
Blawg Review #246 is up at The Client Revolution. [read post]
7 Jan 2010, 1:30 pm by legalinformatics
AALS 2010: The 2010 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools, is being held 6-10 January 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. The conference theme is “Transformative Law.” Many of the programs concern legal technology or legal communication. The conference Website is available here. The conference program is available here. The conference events are being tweeted on Twitter at #aals and #aals2010. Posted in Conference Announcements Tagged: AALS, AALS 2010, Academic law… [read post]
5 Mar 2010, 9:26 am by Editor
Scott Greenfield at Simple Justice is kicking mediocrity's ass. [read post]
13 Dec 2012, 9:52 am by legalinformatics
Professor Dr. Monica Palmirani, Professor Dr. Ugo Pagallo, Professor Dr. Pompeu Casanovas, and Professor Dr. Giovanni Sartor, have edited a new book entitled AI Approaches to the Complexity of Legal Systems – Models and Ethical Challenges for Legal Systems, Legal Language and Legal Ontologies, Argumentation and Software Agents (Springer, 2012). The book contains revised selected papers from International Workshop AICOL-III, Held as Part of the 25th IVR Congress, Frankfurt am Main, Germany,… [read post]
5 May 2013, 1:56 pm by legalinformatics
The legal informatics conference calendar has now been updated. The calendar lists primarily scholarly conferences that focus on legal information systems, legal communication, legal/forensic linguistics, or egovernment (as applied to legal information), or that are known to welcome papers on those topics. The calendar also lists legal hackathons and other legal hacking events. Click here for a list of events just added to the calendar. If you know of events or other information that should be on… [read post]
24 Mar 2013, 9:50 am by legalinformatics
Dr. James Maclean of the University of Southampton Law School has published a new book entitled Rethinking Law as Process: Creativity, Novelty, Change, (Routledge, 2013). Here is the abstract: Rethinking Law as Process draws on insights from ‘process philosophy’ in order to rethink the nature of legal decision-making. While there have been significant developments in the application of ‘process’ thought across a number of disciplines, little notice has been taken of… [read post]
4 May 2013, 8:56 am by legalinformatics
Dr. David A. Lagnado of University College London, and Professor Dr. Norman Fenton and Professor Dr. Martin Neil, both of Queen Mary University of London, have published Legal idioms: A framework for evidential reasoning, Argument & Computation 4(1), 46-63 (2013). Here is the abstract: How do people make legal judgments based on complex bodies of interrelated evidence? This paper outlines a novel framework for evidential reasoning using causal idioms. These idioms are based on the qualitative… [read post]
3 Jun 2012, 11:03 am by legalinformatics
Professor Dr. Paulo Quaresma Universidade de Évora Departamento de Informática has published Legal Information Extraction ? Machine Learning Algorithms + Linguistic Information, in LREC 2012 Conference Proceedings: Semantic Processing of Legal Texts (SPLeT-2012) Workshop, pp. 37-38. Here is the abstract: In order to automatically extract information from legal texts we propose the use of a mixed approach, using linguistic information and machine learning techniques. In the proposed architecture,… [read post]
6 Jan 2013, 8:30 pm by legalinformatics
At least two legal informatics papers will be presented this week at HICSS 46 (a.k.a. HICSS 2013): Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, being held 7-10 January 2013 in Maui, Hawaii: Keith Walker and Douglas Oard: Extending Argument Maps To Provide Decision Support For Rulemaking Petra Asprion and Gerhard Knolmayer: Assimilation of Compliance Software in Highly Regulated Industries: An Empirical Multitheoretical Investigation I’ve requested abstracts from the authors and if the… [read post]
11 Apr 2013, 8:43 pm by legalinformatics
Grant Vergottini of Xcential Group has posted Legal Reference Resolvers, at Legix.info. The post addresses redirection, making references canonical, a repository service, and resolver routing. For more details, please see the complete post. HT @grantcv1 Filed under: Applications, Others' scholarly or sophisticated blogposts Tagged: Grant Vergottini, Legal citations, Legal descriptive metadata, Legal identifier resolvers, Legal identifiers, Legal metadata, Legal reference resolvers, Legal references,… [read post]
3 Feb 2010, 4:50 pm by legalinformatics
An overview of The ESTRELLA Project (The European project for Standardized Transparent Representations in order to Extend Legal Accessibility), a major legal informatics project based at the University of Amsterdam’s Leibniz Center for Law, and intended to create standards for European legal information systems, has been posted by Dr. Adam Wyner. The post contains excerpts from the 2008 ESTRELLA User Report. Dr. Wyner describes the main components of the project: The Legal Knowledge Interchange… [read post]
20 Jan 2013, 3:42 am by legalinformatics
The legal informatics conference calendar has now been updated. The calendar lists primarily scholarly conferences that focus on legal information systems, legal communication, legal/forensic linguistics, or egovernment (as applied to legal information), or that are known to welcome papers on those topics. The calendar also lists legal hackathons and other legal hacking events. Click here for a list of events just added to the calendar. If you know of events or other information that should be on… [read post]
19 Feb 2011, 1:06 am by legalinformatics
A call for papers — with submission deadline of 16 May 2011 — has been issued for AICOL 2011: The Third Workshop on AI Approaches to the Complexity of Law , to be held 16 August 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The workshop is to be held in conjunction with IVR 2011: XXV. World Congress of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy. Papers for AICOL 2011 are invited on the following topics: Law and Science Law and Cognitive Science Law and Complexity Theory Complex Systems Legal Theory… [read post]