Tag Archives: Big data and law

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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Ferguson: Big Data and Predictive Reasonable Suspicion

Professor Andrew Guthrie Ferguson of the University of the District of Columbia has posted Big Data and Predictive Reasonable Suspicion, forthcoming in University of Pennsylvania Law Review. Here is the abstract: The Fourth Amendment [to the U.S. Constitution] requires “reasonable … Continue reading

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Forum on Legal Evolution, NYC, 26 February 2014: Storify, tweets, and resources

The Forum on Legal Evolution was held 26 February 2014 in New York City. According to Ron Friedmann, the event was organized by Professor William Henderson, Professor Dr. Daniel Martin Katz, and Bruce MacEwen. The Twitter hashtag for the event … Continue reading

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Sheridan to lead major new legal informatics research project: Big Data for Law

John Sheridan of The National Archives will be directing a new £550,000 research project on Big Data for Law, “to transform how we understand and use current legislation, delivering a new service – legislation.gov.uk Research.” Tom Bruce of the Legal … Continue reading

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Law Meets Big Data: Los Angeles Legal Innovation Meetup Event, 27 January 2014

Law Meets Big Data was the topic of the Los Angeles Legal Innovation Meetup event held 27 January 2014, at IndieDesk in Los Angeles, California. Lili Daniel has posted a report on the event at the One Legal blog: Big … Continue reading

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