Tag Archives: Visualization of legal information

Clearer Legal Information Conference, 9 April 2014: Storify, tweets, and resources

The Clearer Legal Information Conference was held 9 April 2014 at the Simplification Centre in London, England, UK. The event was organized by “Simplification Centre in partnership with the Information Design Association and Clarity.” Click here for the event Website, … Continue reading

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International Journal of Legal Information Design: New refereed legal informatics journal

International Journal of Legal Information Design is a new, refereed legal informatics journal, being published by Inderscience. Here is a description from the journal’s Website: IJLID is a multidisciplinary journal concerned with the audio, visual and audio-visual design of legal … Continue reading

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Call for papers: ATGRC 2014: International Workshop: Advanced Technologies for Governance Risk and Compliance

A call for papers has been issued for ATGRC 2014: International Workshop: Advanced Technologies for Governance Risk and Compliance, to be held 2 September 2014 in Munich, Germany. The submission deadline is 29 March 2014. Here is the description: Governance, … Continue reading

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Starger and Dodson: Video: Mapping Supreme Court Doctrine: Civil Pleading, using SCOTUS Mapper Software

Profesor Colin Starger of the University of Baltimore and Professor Scott Dodson of the University of California Hastings have posted a new video entitled Mapping Supreme Court Doctrine: Civil Pleading. The video demonstrates the use of Colin Starger’s SCOTUS Mapper … 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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Brunschwig: On Visual Law: Visual Legal Communication Practices and Their Scholarly Exploration

Dr. Colette R. Brunschwig of the University of Zurich has published On Visual Law: Visual Legal Communication Practices and Their Scholarly Exploration, in Erich Schweighofer et al. (Eds.), Zeichen und Zauber des Rechts: Festschrift für Friedrich Lachmayer (Weblaw, 2014), pp. … Continue reading

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Palmirani and Cervone: CIRSFID’s Piemonte Region Legal Open Data Visualizations win award

Professor Dr. Monica Palmirani and Luca Cervone‘s project, Piemonte Region Legal Open Data Visualizations, has won an award at the Piedmont Visual Contest. Professor Palmirani and Luca Cervone are affiliated with the CIRSFID research center at the University of Bologna. … Continue reading

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Open Law Index

Open Law Index is a source of information about public access to legal information from international courts and tribunals. The site provides ratings for institutions and types of data, regarding several dimensions of public access and openness. Some of the … Continue reading

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The Justice Index: Quantitative measures of access to justice in U.S. states

The Justice Index has been launched, by the National Center for Access to Justice at Cardozo Law School. The index provides quantitative measures of access to justice for U.S. states. The broad variables in the model are attorney access, self-representation, … Continue reading

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