Tag Archives: Legal machine learning

Legal informatics papers at ACM SIGIR 2014

Some papers on legal informatics have been accepted for ACM SIGIR 2014 (the conference of the ACM information retrieval special interest group), being held 6-11 July 2014 in Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia: Gordon V. Cormack and Maura R. Grossman: Evaluation of … Continue reading

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McGinnis and Pearce: The Great Disruption: How Machine Intelligence Will Transform the Role of Lawyers in the Delivery of Legal Services

Professor John O. McGinnis of Northwestern University and Professor Russell G. Pearce of Fordham University have published The Great Disruption: How Machine Intelligence Will Transform the Role of Lawyers in the Delivery of Legal Services, Fordham Law Review, 82, 3041-3066 … Continue reading

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AL Asswad et al.: Definition Extractions from Code of Federal Regulations

Dr. Mohammad M. AL Asswad of the Legal Information Institute, and Deepthi Rajagopalan and Neha Kulkarni of Cornell University, presented a poster entitled Definitions Extractions from Code of Federal Regulations, at Cornell University’s BOOM 2014 competition. The poster won an … Continue reading

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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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Katz and Bommarito: Legal Analytics, Machine Learning, and Comments on the Status of Innovation in the Legal Industry

Professor Dr. Daniel Martin Katz of Michigan State University and the ReInvent Law Lab, and Michael J. Bommarito II, M.S.E., M.A., of Bommarito Consulting, have posted slides of their presentation entitled Legal Analytics, Machine Learning, and Some Comments on the … Continue reading

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Tran et al.: Automated reference resolution in legal texts

Oanh Thi Tran, Bach Xuan Ngo, Professor Dr. Minh Le Nguyen, and Professor Dr. Akira Shimazu, all of the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, have published Automated reference resolution in legal texts, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. … Continue reading

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Bach et al.: A Two-Phase Framework for Learning Logical Structures of Paragraphs in Legal Articles

Ngo Xuan Bach, Professor Dr. Nguyen Le Minh, Tran Thi Oanh, and Professor Dr. Akira Shimazu, all of the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, have published A Two-Phase Framework for Learning Logical Structures of Paragraphs in Legal Articles, … Continue reading

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