Category Archives: Articles and papers

Flood and Goodenough: Contract as Automaton: The Computational Representation of Financial Agreements

Mark D. Flood and Oliver R. Goodenough have posted a working paper entitled Contract as Automaton: The Computational Representation of Financial Agreements, on SSRN. Here is the abstract: We show that the fundamental legal structure of a well written financial … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Articles and papers, Technology developments | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lippe, Katz, and Jackson: Legal by Design: A New Paradigm for Handling Complexity in Banking Regulation and Elsewhere in Law

Paul Lippe, Daniel Martin Katz, and Daniel H. Jackson have posted a working paper entitled Legal by Design: A New Paradigm for Handling Complexity in Banking Regulation and Elsewhere in Law, on SSRN. Here is the abstract: On August 5, … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Articles and papers, Technology developments, Technology tools | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Casanovas et al.: AI Approaches to the Complexity of Legal Systems

Pompeu Casanovas, Ugo Pagallo, Monica Palmirani, and Giovanni Sartor have co-edited a new article collection entitled AI Approaches to the Complexity of Legal Systems: AICOL 2013 International Workshops, AICOL-IV@IVR, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, July 21-27, 2013 and AICOL-V@SINTELNET-JURIX, Bologna, Italy, December … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Articles and papers, Conference papers, Conference proceedings, Monographs, Research findings, Technology developments, Technology tools | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Young and Hermida: Computational journalism and crime reporting

Mary Lynn Young and Alfred Hermida have published From Mr. and Mrs. Outlier To Central Tendencies: Computational journalism and crime reporting at the Los Angeles Times, forthcoming in Digital Journalism. Here is the abstract: This study examines the impact of … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Articles and papers, Case studies, Technology developments, Technology tools | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Proceedings: SW4LAW+JURIX-DC 2014: Semantic Web for the Law and Second Jurix Doctoral Consortium

Full text of proceedings have been published jointly for SW4LAW 2014: International Workshop on Semantic Web for the Law, and JURIX-DC 2014: The Second JURIX Doctoral Consortium, both held in December 2014 in Krakow, Poland. The proceedings have been published … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Articles and papers, Conference papers, Conference proceedings, Research findings, Technology developments, Technology tools | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chen: Weighted-Average Methodologies for Evaluating Bar Examination Passage Rates

James Ming Chen of Michigan State University has posted Weighted-Average Methodologies for Evaluating Bar Examination Passage Rates, at SSRN. Here is part of the abstract: […] The American Bar Association and U.S. News and World Report’s law school rankings rely … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Articles and papers, Methodology, Statistics | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment