Tag Archives: Online legal communication

Legal technology and communication submissions to Knight News Challenge 2014

Many proposals concerning legal technology or legal communication have been submitted to the 2014 Knight News Challenge: (If you know of others, please feel free to identify them in the comments to this post) Craig Aaron: TechDefender. Your tech. Your … Continue reading

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Ebner and Thompson: Nonverbal Communication and Trust Development in Online Video-Based Mediation

Professor Noam Ebner of Creighton University and Jeff Thompson of Griffith University have published @ Face Value? Nonverbal Communication & Trust Development in Online Video-Based Mediation, forthcoming in International Journal of Online Dispute Resolution. Here is the abstract: Mediation is … Continue reading

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Jaquith and Kraft: San Francisco Decoded Influences a Proposed Change in the Law

San Francisco Decoded — the free-access-to-law and eparticipation service created by the OpenGov Foundation, led by Seamus Kraft, using The State Decoded free-access-to-law and eparticipation software developed by Waldo Jaquith — has directly influenced a proposed recent change to a … Continue reading

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Citizens’ participation in lawmaking a focus of Participedia ’s 2013 Year in Review

Citizens’ participation in lawmaking is a focus of Michael MacKenzie, Tim Glynn-Burke, and Professor Dr. Archon Fung‘s new post, Innovations in Participation, 2013: Participedia’s Year in Review, at Challenges to Democracy, published by the Harvard Kennedy School’s Ash Center for … Continue reading

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Online Discussion of Indian Supreme Court’s decision on section 377 IPC: Video, Tweets, and Resources

An online discussion of the Supreme Court of India’s decision on section 377 IPC was held 14 December 2013, on Google+, YouTube, and Twitter. The statute is here. The Court’s decision is here (the case is called Suresh Kumar Koushal … Continue reading

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Open Legal Data: Focus of Open Government Chicago Meetup, 14 November 2013

Open legal data was the focus of the Open Government Chicago Meetup held 14 November 2013, entitled Process and Products Around the Chicago Municipal Code. Click here for video of the event (HT Dan O’Neil). Click here for the full … 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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