Monthly Archives: April 2013

Palermo: Logique, Probabilité et Rhétorique dans l’Argumentation Juridique

Angela Palermo of l’Université de Franche-Comté has published Logique, Probabilité et Rhétorique dans l’Argumentation Juridique, Revue de Synthèse, 133(3), pp. 319-344 (2012). Here is the abstract: Judicial reasoning has often been seen as mere rhetoric. Yet, as I argue here, … Continue reading

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Manzoli on Legal Taxonomies and Legal Folksonomies

Serena Manzoli, LL.M., has published Taxonomies Make the Law. Will Folksonomies Change It?, at VoxPopuLII. Here are excerpts from the post: […] the problems with legal taxonomies occur when the creators and the users don’t share the same frame of … Continue reading

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Calls for papers still open: ICAIL 2013 Workshops

Calls for papers remain open for the following workshops being held 10/14 June 2013 at ICAIL 2013: International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law in Rome, Italy: W2 — Argumentation in AI and Law: what do we know and where … Continue reading

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Bulk Access to Law-Related Linked Data: LC & VIAF Name Authority Records and LC Subject Authority Records

Linked Data versions of Library of Congress name authority records and subject authority records are now available for bulk download from the Library of Congress Linked Data Service, according to Kevin Ford at Library of Congress. In addition, VIAF, the … Continue reading

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April 26: CodeX FutureLaw 2013 Conference: Tweets and Resources

The CodeX FutureLaw 2013 Conference is being held 26 April 2013 at Stanford Law School, Stanford, California, USA. The conference focuses ‘on how technology is changing the landscape of the legal profession and the law more broadly. The conference will … Continue reading

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Colorado and Baltimore statutory codes posted free on the Web

The Colorado statutory code and the Baltimore, Maryland statutory code have been posted free on the Web by Public.Resource.Org. Public.Resource.Org appears to be communicating with entities that assert copyright in those codes, about whether those entities will take legal action … Continue reading

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