Tag Archives: Legal argumentation

Ph.D. student position in Computational Law, at University of Aberdeen

A Ph.D. student research position regarding a Computational Law project at the University of Aberdeen has been posted. The supervisor for the position is Dr. Adam Wyner. Here are excerpts from the announcement: Computational Law Institution: Aberdeen University Dept/School/Faculty: Graduate … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: SPLeT 2014: Workshop on Semantic Processing of Legal Texts

A call for papers has been issued for SPLeT 2014: Workshop on Semantic Processing of Legal Texts, to be held 31 May 2014, Reykjavik, Iceland. The submission deadline has been extended to 23 February 2014. The workshop is being held … Continue reading

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Abstracts from Cyberspace 13 Conference: Legal Informatics Stream

Here are abstracts of the three papers presented at the Legal Informatics Stream of the Cyberspace 13 Conference, held 22-23 November 2013 in Brno: Dr Tomasz Bekrycht: Communications Models in Law. Abstract: Communication processes can be generally described with the … Continue reading

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Legal Informatics / Legal Communication Papers @ ICA 2013

The following legal informatics or legal communication papers were presented at ICA 2013: The Conference of the International Communication Association, held 17-21 June 2013, in London, England. (The full conference program is available here, here, and here. The Twitter hashtags … Continue reading

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W3C Argumentation Community Group covers legal argumentation

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) hosts a community group on argumentation, and legal argumentation is on their agenda, according to an announcement by Dr. Rinke Hoekstra at the Jurix Website. According to the announcement, the group: seeks to facilitate … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: JURIX 2013: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems

A call for papers — with submission deadline of 2 September 2013 — has been posted for JURIX 2013: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems, to be held 11-13 December 2013, at the University of Bologna. Papers are … Continue reading

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Feteris: The role of the judge in legal proceedings: A Pragma-dialectical analysis

Professor Dr. Eveline T. Feteris of University of Amsterdam has published The role of the judge in legal proceedings: A Pragma-dialectical analysis, Journal of Argumentation in Context, 1(2), 234-252 (2012). Here is the abstract: In this contribution I characterize the … Continue reading

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