Tag Archives: Free access to law

Storify: Twitter chat on open legislative data, 19 September 2014

A storify is available of a Twitter chat on the topic, “how to open your state and local legislature with open-source software, open data, and the help of the Free Law Founders,” held 19 September 2014. The chat was organized … Continue reading

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Twitter Chat on Open Legislative Data, September 19, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern

A Twitter chat on the topic, “how to open your state and local legislature with open-source software, open data, and the help of the Free Law Founders,” is being held 19 September 2014, from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, … Continue reading

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GLOW 2014: Global Legislative Openness Week, 15-25 September 2014

GLOW 2014: Global Legislative Openness Week, is being held 15-25 September 2014 at many locations around the world, and online. Here is a description of the event, from the FAQ: GLOW is a celebration of open, participatory legislative processes around … Continue reading

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Panel: Public Access to Law in a Rapidly Changing World, September 22, 2014, Washington, DC

A panel entitled Bringing Law into the Light: Public Access to Law in a Rapidly Changing World is scheduled to be held 22 September 2014 in Washington, DC. The event is organized by the Advisory Committee on Transparency. Here is … Continue reading

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Zvenyach: The New Codification Movement

V. David Zvenyach gave a presentation entitled The New Codification Movement, 11 September 2014 for the MIT Legal Physics Research Team, led by Dazza Greenwood. Here are selected notes about the presentation, from the hackpad for the event, written by … Continue reading

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Glassmeyer and Smith: Open law: Technology in service of the rule of law

Sarah Glassmeyer and Pete Smith have posted their new article entitled Open law: Technology in service of the rule of law, forthcoming in Legal Information Management, 14(3) (2014). Here is the abstract: As law librarians we have ready access to … Continue reading

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LegalTech Startup Weekend San Francisco 2014: Results, storify, links, and resources

LegalTech Startup Weekend San Francisco was held August 15-17, 2014, in San Francisco, California, USA. The event’s Website is at: http://legalsf.startupweekend.org/ The Twitter hashtag for the event was #legaltechSW The Twitter account for the event was @LegalTech_SW Click here for … Continue reading

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