Monthly Archives: July 2009

Visualization of Quantitative Legal Information

[NOTE: Updated on 8-1-2009 to include a reference to continuing legal education.] A recent trend in legal information systems development & scholarship is the use of software to generate graphical representations, often referred to as “visualizations,” of quantitative law-related information. … Continue reading

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Conference: The Future of Today’s Legal Scholarship: Webcast Available

[NOTE: Updated on 7-30-2009 @ 11:12 p.m. to add links to Prof. Tushnet’s notes.] Webcasts and Professor Rebecca Tushnet‘s notes (here, here, & here) of the sessions from the conference entitled “The Future of Today’s Legal Scholarship: A Symposium in … Continue reading

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First Seminar on eJustice: Toward a Transparent System of Justice

The First Seminar on eJustice: Toward a Transparent System of Justice, sponsored by the Documentation Sciences Foundation (CD), will be held September 24, 2009, jointly in two locations, linked by videoconferencing: the Centre for Advanced Tecnologies of Extremadura (CETA) in … Continue reading

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Automated Content Analysis and the Law: Workshop at National Science Foundation

In a new post, Dr. Adam Wyner describes an invited workshop on Automated Content Analysis and the Law, to be held August 3-4, 2009 at the headquarters of the National Science Foundation in North Arlington, Virginia. Dr. Wyner reports that … Continue reading

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AALL 2009

The 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL 2009), is taking place July 25-28, 2009, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, DC. The conference theme is “Innovate 2009.” The conference program is available … Continue reading

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Wardeh, Bench-Capon, & Coenen on PADUA: A Protocol for Argumentation Dialogue Using Association Rules

Maya Wardeh, Trevor Bench-Capon, and Frans Coenen, all of the Department of Computer Science, University of Liverpool, have published PADUA: A Protocol for Argumentation Dialogue Using Association Rules, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. Here is the abstract: “We describe … Continue reading

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