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Katz on the Legal Hacking Movement

Professor Dr. Daniel Martin Katz of Michigan State University and the ReInventLaw Lab has a new post about the legal hacking movement: The #LegalHack Movement -or- The HomeBrew Computer Club of the Legal Industry, at Computational Legal Studies. Here are … Continue reading

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The Scope of the Legal Technology Hacking Movement

We track legal technology hacking events in this post. By legal technology hacking events, we mean hackathons, design jams, and other meetings at which developers and designers engage in coding or other development activities leading to the creation of new … Continue reading

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Legal Hacking, Technology, and Innovation Groups

There now appear to be more than twenty legal hacking, technology, or innovation groups meeting regularly and hosting legal hacking, legal startup showcases, or similar events: Atlanta Legal Innovation & Technology Meetup Austin Legal Tech and Legal Innovation Boston Legal … Continue reading

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Upcoming Legal Hacking Events 2014-

So far there are several upcoming legal hacking events that we’re aware of (older events are listed here): January 17-19, 2014: PDF Liberation Hackathon, Washington, DC, San Francisco, California, and elsewhere [HT @internetrebecca] January 24-26, 2014: Europarl Hackathon [European Parliament … Continue reading

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Legal Informatics Projects Featured at Open Data Day DC 2013

The program for Open Data Day DC 2013, also called Open Data Day 2013 Hackathon – DC Metro — to be held 23 February 2013 in Washington, DC, USA — includes at least four legal informatics projects: Contract/Procurement Visualization Sprint … Continue reading

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20-21 January Legal Hackathon re: Trademark Technology, Silicon Valley

Tim Hwang tells us that there will be a legal hackathon focusing on trademark technology, on 20-21 January 2013, in Mountain View, California, USA, sponsored by AttorneyFee. The Twitter hashtag for the event is #TMHacks Here is a description of … Continue reading

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Law Hack Camp London postponed until April

[UPDATE: Amanda Bancroft said in a protected tweet on 29 June 2013 that Law Hack Camp was unlikely to be held.] Amanda Bancroft announced today that the legal hacking event Law Hack Camp in London has been postponed until April … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Law Hack Camp, Legal Hackathon, London, 26-27 January 2013

[NOTE: Law Hack Camp has been postponed until April, @_millymoo announced on 6 January 2013.] A call for papers — with submission deadline of 25 December 2012 — has been issued for Law Hack Camp, a legal hackathon to be … Continue reading

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Posts and Videos on Legal Hacking Events

Several posts and videos have been published about the legal hacking events — the Brooklyn Law School Legal Hackathon (held 15 April 2012); the Georgetown Law Center Iron Tech Lawyer Competition, held 18 April 2012; and the International Legislation Unhackathon … Continue reading

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