Tag Archives: ICTD

McDonald on Client-Centered Innovation in Access to Justice

Sean Martin McDonald, JD, MA, of FrontlineSMS and FrontlineSMS:Legal has posted The Future of Law is No Field of Dreams, at the Innovating Justice Blog. He writes: By including user input in the evolution of legal services, we can overcome … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Others' scholarly or sophisticated blogposts, Policy debates, Technology developments | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

New on VoxPopuLII: McDonald on Law in the Last-Mile: The Potential of Mobile Integration into Legal Services

Sean Martin McDonald, JD, MA, of FrontlineSMS and FrontlineSMS:Legal has posted Law in the Last-Mile: The Potential of Mobile Integration into Legal Services, on the VoxPopuLII blog, published by the Legal Information Institute at Cornell University Law School. In this … Continue reading

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

Whittal on Using Mobile Phones for Land Registries for the Urban Poor

Professor Dr. Jennifer Whittal of the University of Cape Town School of Architecture, Planning, and Geomatics has published The Potential Use of Cellular Phone Technology in Maintaining an Up-To-Date Register of Land Transactions for the Urban Poor, Potchefstroom Electronic Law … Continue reading

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

Open, Generative, and User Centered: The Potential of SMS-Based Legal Technology for Development

My new article, entitled Open, Generative, and User Centered: The Potential of SMS-Based Legal Technology for Development, has been published in Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization, 6(1), 63-68 (2011), doi: 10.1162/INOV_a_00058. (Click here for an open access version of the article.) … Continue reading

Posted in Applications, Articles and papers, Technology developments, Technology tools | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

McDonald on mLegal: Mobile Legal Technology for Developing Nations

Sean Martin McDonald, Esq., of Frontline SMS and Frontline SMS: Legal, has published The Case for mLegal, Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization, 6(1), 41-62 (2011), doi: 10.1162/INOV_a_00057. (Click here for an open access version of the article.) Here is a summary: … Continue reading

Posted in Articles and papers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Yates & Shapiro, Establishing a Sustainable Legal Information System in a Developing Country: A Practical Guide

Professor Dr. Kenneth A. Yates of University of Southern California Rossier School of Education and Charles E. Shapiro have published Establishing a Sustainable Legal Information System in a Developing Country: A Practical Guide, Electronic Journal on Information Systems in Developing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment