Tag Archives: Legal ontologies

Getman and Karasiuk: A crowdsourcing approach to building a legal ontology from text

Professor Dr. Anatoly P. Getman and Professor Volodymyr V. Karasiuk, both of Yaroslav National University, have published A crowdsourcing approach to building a legal ontology from text, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. Here is the abstract: This article focuses … Continue reading

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Barabucci, Di Iorio, Poggi, and Vitali: Integration of legal datasets: From metamodel to implementation

Dr. Gioele Barabucci, Professor Dr. Angelo Di Iorio, Francesco Poggi, and Professor Dr. Fabio Vitali, presented a paper entitled Integration of legal datasets: from meta-model to implementation, at IIWAS 2013: International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services, … Continue reading

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Francesconi: A description logic framework for accessing and reasoning over normative provisions

Dr. Enrico Francesconi of ITTIG-CNR has published A description logic framework for advanced accessing and reasoning over normative provisions, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. Here is the abstract: A model of normative provisions and related axioms represented by using … Continue reading

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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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Francesconi: The semantic web and legal knowledge representation

Professor Dr. Enrico Francesconi of Università degli Studi di Firenze has published The semantic web and legal knowledge representation, in Ginevra Peruginelli and Mario Ragona (Eds.), Legal informatics in Italy: Fifty years of studies, research and experiences (Naples, Edizioni Scientifiche … Continue reading

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Call for papers: ATGRC 2014: International Workshop: Advanced Technologies for Governance Risk and Compliance

A call for papers has been issued for ATGRC 2014: International Workshop: Advanced Technologies for Governance Risk and Compliance, to be held 2 September 2014 in Munich, Germany. The submission deadline is 29 March 2014. Here is the description: Governance, … Continue reading

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Taylor: Building a Legal Research Ontology

Amy Taylor, JD, MLIS, of American University, has posted Building a Legal Research Ontology, at VoxPopuLII. Here are excerpts from the post: [...] I further narrowed the focus of the ontology to what we teach 1Ls in basic legal research. … Continue reading

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