Tag Archives: Public access to legal information

LVI 2014: Law via the Internet Conference, 30 September to 1 October 2014: Links and resources

LVI 2014 Africa: Law via the Internet Conference, is being held 30 September-1 October 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa. The conference Website is at: http://www.kenyalaw.org/LVI2014/ The conference program is at: http://www.kenyalaw.org/LVI2014/LVI_Africa_Draft_Programme.pdf One Twitter hashtag for the conference is #lvi2014 … Continue reading

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Rubacki: Free access to online legislation in a federation: Achievements of Australian Governments

Michael Rubacki has published Free access to online legislation in a federation: Achievements of Australian Governments and issues remaining, Journal of Open Access to Law, 2(1) (2014). Here is the abstract: The paper explores the development of government provision of … Continue reading

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Panel: Public Access to Law in a Rapidly Changing World: Storify and resources

A panel entitled Bringing Law into the Light: Public Access to Law in a Rapidly Changing World was held 22 September 2014 in Washington, DC. The event was organized by the Advisory Committee on Transparency. Click here for a storify … Continue reading

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Gorham: Facilitating Access to Legal Information by Self-Represented Litigants: An Exploratory Case Study of the People’s Law Library of Maryland

Ursula Gorham of the University of Maryland has published Facilitating Access to Legal Information by Self-Represented Litigants: An Exploratory Case Study of the People’s Law Library of Maryland, Journal of Open Access to Law, 2(1) (2014). Here is the abstract: … Continue reading

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Free Law Innovation Fellowship, Washington, DC: Applications invited

A call for applications for Free Law Innovation Fellowship, has been issued by the Office of the Chief Counsel of the Council of the District of Columbia, in Washington, DC, USA. The application deadline appears to be 15 December 2014. … Continue reading

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PACER records to be restored, says U.S. federal courts spokesperson

The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts has told the Washington Post that the office will restore the records deleted from PACER earlier this summer, according to an article by Andrea Peterson. Here is an excerpt from the article: [...] … Continue reading

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