Monthly Archives: June 2009

Legal Information Behavior Study: Latour, The Making of Law

[NOTE: Updated on 6-28-2009 to qualify the publication date, and on 6-27-2009 to add comments respecting relevance of Dr. Latour's book to the concept of legal interpretive communities.] Thanks to Judith Lihosit for the news of the publication later in … Continue reading

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Digital Legal Information Preservation: Chesapeake Project at 2

The Chesapeake Project Legal Information Archive has released its Two-Year Pilot Project Evaluation report. Chesapeake, a leading testbed project respecting preservation of born-digital legal information, is a joint effort between the Georgetown University Law Library, the Maryland State Law Library, … Continue reading

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Legal Information: Scholarship and Teaching: Conference

[Updated 6-24-2009 to remove link to conference papers page, which is no longer available, and to add comments on the conference and thanks to Professor Barbara Bintliff. Updated on 6-20-2009 to clarify the nature of the social networks topic.] This … Continue reading

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BIALL 2009

[NOTE: Updated on 7-6-2009 to correct link to conference program. Updated 6-24-2009 to link to BIALL Blog entries on the 2009 conference.] The 2009 Annual Meeting of the British & Irish Association of Law Librarians (BIALL 2009), is taking place … Continue reading

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CALI 2009: Conference for Law School Computing

[NOTE: Updated 6-16-2009 to include information about the "Web sessions" listed on the conference program.] CALI: the 2009 Conference for Law School Computing, is taking place June 18-20, 2009, at the University of Colorado School of Law. The conference program … Continue reading

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Makri UIUC Lecture on Legal Information Behavior

Dr. Stephann Makri‘s June 9, 2009 lecture on lawyers’ information behavior — at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) — is now available: audio, slides, and video demonstration. In this lecture Dr. Makri discusses the research respecting his recent … Continue reading

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Legal Informatics & Law Librarians

My post on legal informatics & law librarians is now available on the VoxPopuLII blog. The post provides links to major information resources in legal informatics on our sister site, Legal Information Systems & Legal Informatics Resources, and describes the … Continue reading

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Legal Information Papers at ISNIE 2009

Many interesting papers on legal information are to be presented at the 13th Annual Conference of The International Society for New Institutional Economics (ISNIE 2009) at the University of California at Berkeley, Walter A. Haas School of Business, June 18-20, … Continue reading

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ICAIL 2009 in Barcelona

[Updated on 16 September 2009 to link to the proceedings. Updated on 6-18-2009 to link to Dr. Adam Wyner’s comments on the workshops at ICAIL 2009. Updated on 6-10-2009 to add link to LOAIT 2009 papers and on 6-9-2009 to … Continue reading

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Wyner on Legal Ontologies

[NOTE: Updated on 29 December 2009 to correct the link to the article.] Dr. Adam Wyner has published an interesting new article (at Law.com) about legal ontologies: Legal Ontologies Spin a Semantic Web. Dr. Wyner’s article provides an introduction to … Continue reading

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