Tag Archives: Network analysis in legal informatics

Ashley: Toward Integrating Computational Models and Legal Texts

Professor Dr. Kevin Ashley of the University of Pittsburgh gave a presentation entitled Toward Integrating Computational Models and Legal Texts, on 6 February 2014 at Stanford Law School. Click here for video of the presentation. The talk was part of … Continue reading

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Briatte: Legislative Cosponsorship Networks among French Members of Parliament

François Briatte of the University of Grenoble has posted a paper entitled Legislative Cosponsorship Networks among French Members of Parliament. Here is the abstract: ThŒis paper explains how to measure and visualize the cosponsorship networks formed over 8,000 bills and … Continue reading

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Neale: Citation Analysis of Canadian Case Law

Thom Neale, JD, of the Sunlight Foundation has published Citation Analysis of Canadian Case Law, Journal of Open Access to Law, 1(1) (2013). Here is the abstract: This study uses simple statistical and functional analysis in conjunction with network analysis … Continue reading

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Hoekstra: Presentation: A Network Analysis of Dutch Regulations – Using the Metalex Document Server

Dr. Rinke Hoekstra of the Leibniz Center for Law has posted a presentation entitled A Network Analysis of Dutch Regulations – Using the Metalex Document Server. Here is the abstract: In this paper we explore the possibilities of using the … Continue reading

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Neale: Citation Analysis of Canadian Case Law, using CanLII data

Thom Neale, JD, has published Citation Analysis of Canadian Case Law (Canadian Legal Information Institute, 2013). Here is a summary of the report: This study uses simple statistical and functional analysis in conjunction with network analysis algorithms to examine the … Continue reading

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Boulet, Mazzega, and Bourcier on A Network Approach to the French System of Legal Codes Part 1

Dr. Romain Boulet of UMR ESPACE-DEV, IRD; Dr. Pierre Mazzega of UnB/IRD and UPS (OMP), CNRS, IRD; and Dr. Danièle Bourcier of CERSA CNRS, have published A network approach to the French system of legal codes—part I: analysis of a … Continue reading

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April 22: Workshop on Law and Computation

A Workshop on Law and Computation will be held 22 April 2011 at the University of Houston Law Center in Houston, Texas, USA. The workshop is hosted by the Law Center’s Program on Law and Computation. According to the workshop … Continue reading

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Bommarito, Katz, and Isaacs: An Empirical Survey of the Population of United States Tax Court Written Decisions

Michael J. Bommarito II and Daniel Martin Katz, both of the University of Michigan’s Center for the Study of Complex Systems and Computational Legal Studies, and Jillian Isaacs-See of BDO USA, LLP, have published An Empirical Survey of the Population … Continue reading

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