Tag Archives: Online legal communication

Deely and Nesh-Nash: my.con: An Online Constitution-Making Platform

Dr. Sean Deely of the University of York and Tarik Nesh-Nash, M.S., of Software Centre, presented a paper entitled The Future of Democratic Participation: my.con: An Online Constitution Making Platform, at CROWD 2014: Sintelnet WG5 Workshop: Crowd Intelligence: Foundations, Methods, … Continue reading

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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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