Monthly Archives: February 2012

Juriscraper: A New Tool for Scraping Court Websites

New announcement from CourtListener: “Juriscraper is a library …which allows your project to easily scrape court websites….” Click here for the complete description of Juriscraper. Click here for the CourtListener Website. HT @courtlistener.

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Walton and Sartor on Teleological Justification of Argumentation Schemes

Professor Dr. Douglas Walton of the University of Windsor Centre for Research in Reasoning, Argumentation and Rhetoric, and Professor Dr. Giovanni Sartor of Università di Bologna CIRSFID, have published Teleological Justification of Argumentation Schemes, forthcoming in Argumentation. Here is the … Continue reading

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Wilson on Flattening Content: Why Legal Publishers Will Shun Customization

Jason Wilson of Jones McClure Publishing has published Flattening Content: Why Legal Publishers Will Shun Customization, on 3 Geeks and a Law Blog. In this post, Jason argues that legal publishers should offer access to large quantities of multitopical legal … Continue reading

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Audio and Slides Available: Gastil on Deliberative Innovations in India, Brazil, Canada, and the United States

Audio and slides are now available for Professor Dr. John Gastil‘s lecture entitled Four Glimpses of Democracy’s Future: Deliberative Innovations in India, Brazil, Canada, and the United States, given on 2 February 2012, at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, … Continue reading

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February 23-25: IRIS 2012 Legal Informatics Conference

IRIS 2012: Internationales Rechtsinformatik Symposion, is being held 23-25 February 2012, at Universität Salzburg, in Salzburg, Austria. Professor Dr. Erich Schweighofer of Universität Wien Arbeitsgruppe Rechtsinformatik is the General Chair of the conference. The theme of the conference is “Transformation … Continue reading

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