Monthly Archives: May 2012

LEX 2012 Summer School: Managing Legal Resources in the Semantic Web

Applications are invited for the LEX 2012 Summer School: Managing Legal Resources in the Semantic Web (formerly the Legislative XML Summer School), to be held 10-15 September 2012, at the University of Bologna’s campus in Ravenna, Italy. The summer school … Continue reading

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Wyner and Peters on Semantic Annotations for Legal Text Processing using GATE Teamware

Dr. Adam Wyner of the University of Liverpool Department of Computer Science and Dr. Wim Peters of the University of Sheffield Department of Computer Science, have published Semantic Annotations for Legal Text Processing using GATE Teamware, in LREC 2012 Conference … Continue reading

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House Committee Considers Indefinitely Delaying Public Bulk Access to U.S. Federal Legislative Data

[NOTE, 4 June 2012: Daniel Schuman has just posted an update on this issue: #FreeTHOMAS.] [NOTE, 1 June 2012: Daniel Schuman has just posted an update on this issue: Bulk Access Developments after the H. Approps Hearing.] A draft U.S. … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: JURIX 2012: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems

A call for papers — with submission deadline of 1 September 2012 — has been issued for JURIX 2012: The 25th International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems, to be held 17-19 December 2012, at the University of Amsterdam, … Continue reading

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Bacci, Francesconi, and Sagri: A Rule-based Parsing Approach for Detecting Case Law References in Italian Court Decisions

Lorenzo Bacci, Professor Dr. Enrico Francesconi, and Maria Teresa Sagri, all of ITTIG/CNR, have published A Rule-based Parsing Approach for Detecting Case Law References in Italian Court Decisions, in LREC 2012 Conference Proceedings: Semantic Processing of Legal Texts (SPLeT-2012) Workshop, … Continue reading

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Boella et al. on Using Legal Ontology to Improve Classification in the Eunomos Legal Document and Knowledge Management System

Professor Dr. Guido Boella of Università degli Studi di Torino Dipartimento di Informatica, and colleagues, have published Using Legal Ontology to Improve Classification in the Eunomos Legal Document and Knowledge Management System, in LREC 2012 Conference Proceedings: Semantic Processing of … Continue reading

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Venturi on the Design and Development of TEMIS: A Syntactically and Semantically Annotated Corpus of Italian Legislative Texts

Giulia Venturi of l’Istituto di Linguistica Computazionale del CNR di Pisa (ILC-CNR) has published Design and Development of TEMIS: a Syntactically and Semantically Annotated Corpus of Italian Legislative Texts, in LREC 2012 Conference Proceedings: Semantic Processing of Legal Texts (SPLeT-2012) … Continue reading

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