Category Archives: Methodology

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

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Čyras and Lachmayer: Toward Multidimensional Rule Visualizations

Vytautas Čyras and Friedrich Lachmayer have published Toward Multidimensional Rule Visualizations, in Michał Araszkiewic et al. (Eds.), Problems of Normativity, Rules and Rule-Following (Springer 2015). Here is the abstract: This paper reviews visualizations in legal informatics. We focus on the … Continue reading

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Malik et al.: Predictive Visual Analytics for Community Policing and Law Enforcement

Abish Malik, Ross Maciejewski, Sherry Towers, Sean McCullough, and David Ebert are scheduled to present a paper entitled Proactive Spatiotemporal Resource Allocation and Predictive Visual Analytics for Community Policing and Law Enforcement, at IEEE VIS 2014, being held 9-14 November … Continue reading

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Calls for papers or participation: Workshops at JURIX 2014: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems

Calls for papers or participation have been issued for four workshops to be held in conjunction with JURIX 2014: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems, to be held 10-12 December 2014 in Krakow: NAIL 2014: International Workshop “Network … Continue reading

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Sim et al.: The Utility of Text: The Case of Amicus Briefs and the Supreme Court

Yanchuan Sim, Bryan Routledge, and Noah A. Smith presented a paper entitled The Utility of Text: The Case of Amicus Briefs and the Supreme Court, at New Directions in Text as Data 2014, held 10-11 October 2014 at Northwestern University … Continue reading

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