Tag Archives: Preservation of electronic legal information

Zvenyach: The New Codification Movement

V. David Zvenyach gave a presentation entitled The New Codification Movement, 11 September 2014 for the MIT Legal Physics Research Team, led by Dazza Greenwood. Here are selected notes about the presentation, from the hackpad for the event, written by … Continue reading

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AALL Hackathon 2014: Some results

Results of at least two projects from the American Association of Law Libraries’ Hackathon 2014 have been posted: PROXYsearch, developed by Eve Ross and colleagues: Description: a single search template for the South Carolina Judicial Department’s website Code: https://github.com/PROXYsearch/PROXYsearch Wiki: … Continue reading

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Torres: Link Rot and Internet-Citation Practices of the Texas Appellate Courts

Associate Dean Dr. Arturo Torres of Texas Tech University has published Is Link Rot Destroying Stare Decisis as We Know It? The Internet-Citation Practice of the Texas Appellate Courts, Journal of Appellate Practice and Process, 13(2), 269-299 (2012). Here is … Continue reading

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Tauberer and DC Council: Implementing UELMA for DC, and prototype of XML for the DC Code

The District of Columbia Council has launched The Cranch Project, “the Council’s effort to create the nation’s first UELMA-compliant, open-source, state-level Code of Laws.” UELMA is the Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act. Dr. Joshua Tauberer of GovTrack is working on … Continue reading

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Joergensen on UELMA-compliant digital law publishing: New Jersey Statutes Online

Associate Dean John Joergensen of Rutgers University has posted video of his presentation entitled New Jersey Statutes Online: A little better, given last week at CALICon 2013: Conference for Law School Computing. Here is the abstract: With the State of … Continue reading

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New Lists of U.S. State Legal Resources Available on Web

Two new resources provide metadata describing U.S. state legal resources available on the Web: 2011-2012 Preliminary Analysis of AALL’s State Legal Inventories [The American Association of Law Libraries' (AALL’s)] Digital Access to Legal Information Committee and Government Relations Office analyzed … Continue reading

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