Tag Archives: Big data and law

ReInvent Law London 2014: Storify, tweets, and resources

ReInvent Law London 2014, a conference featuring presentations on "law + technology + innovation + entrepreneurship," was held 20 June 2014, at the University of Westminster Law School in London. The conference was organized by Professor Renee Newman Knake of … Continue reading

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Open Legislative Data in Paris II: Time has come for Law Tracking: Conference, 28 May 2014: Links and resources

Open Legislative Data in Paris II: Time has come for Law Tracking, a conference, is being held 28 May 2014 at Sciences Po in Paris. The conference is being organized by La Fabrique de la Loi (The Law Factory Project), … Continue reading

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Greenwood et al.: The New Deal on Data: A Framework for Institutional Controls

Dazza Greenwood, Arkadiusz Stopczynski, Brian Sweatt, Thomas Hardjono, and Alex Pentland, have published The New Deal on Data: A Framework for Institutional Controls, in Julia Lane et al. (Eds.), Privacy, Big Data, and the Public Good: Frameworks for Engagement (Cambridge … Continue reading

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Wilkerson and Stramp: LegEx: Online ‘Legislative Explorer’ uses big data to track decades of lawmaking

Professor Dr. John D. Wilkerson and Nicholas Stramp, of the University of Washington, have announced the availability of a new legislative data analysis and visualization tool: LegEx: Legislative Explorer. The announcement was made in a University of Washington press release: … Continue reading

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Surden: Machine Learning and Law

Professor Harry Surden of the University of Colorado has published Machine Learning and Law, Washington Law Review, 89, 87-115 (2014). Here is the abstract: This Article explores the application of machine learning techniques within the practice of law. Broadly speaking … Continue reading

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Sheridan on Big Data for Law

John Sheridan of The National Archives (UK) has published Big Data for Law, Internet Newsletter for Lawyers (March 2014). The article describes the AHRC-funded Big Data for Law research project that John Sheridan is directing (and which we wrote about … Continue reading

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Conference on Disruptive Innovation in the Market for Legal Services: Storify, tweets, and resources

A conference on the topic, Disruptive Innovation in the Market for Legal Services, was held at Harvard Law School, 6 March 2014. Video of the conference is available at the conference Website. Click here for the conference program. The Twitter … Continue reading

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Live Webcast, 6 March 2014: Conference on Disruptive Innovation in the Market for Legal Services, Harvard Law School

There will be a live webcast of the conference, Disruptive Innovation in the Market for Legal Services, being held at Harvard Law School, 6 March 2014. The webcast is available, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Eastern on 6 March 2014, at: … Continue reading

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