Monthly Archives: September 2013

Deutscher EDV-Gerichtstag 2013: Tweets and Resources

Deutscher EDV-Gerichtstag 2013 was held 25-27 September 2013 in Saarbrücken. The theme of the conference was: Vom elektronischen Rechtsverkehr zur elektronischen Justiz? Click here for the conference program. The Twitter hashtags for the conference were #edvgt2013 and #edvgt Click here … Continue reading

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Papers on Legal Data and Text Analysis @ Text as Data 2013

Several papers on the analysis of legal data or legal texts or concerning legal communication or decision making or were presented at NDATAD 2013: New Directions in Analyzing Text as Data Workshop 2013, held 27-28 September at the London School … Continue reading

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Carver and Lissner: Free Law Project

Free Law Project has been launched by Professor Dr. Brian Carver of the University of California, Berkeley, and Michael Lissner, MIMS, of CourtListener. They have a new post about the project: Non-Profit “Free Law Project” Formed to Create an Open … Continue reading

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Jaquith: Hover-over legal definitions in bills, enabled by Virginia Decoded API

Waldo Jaquith has used the API of the Virginia Decoded free-access-to-law site, to implement, for bills published through his Richmond Sunlight service, “hover-over” display of definitions of legal terms that have statutory definitions. See the terms that have a faint … Continue reading

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The Scope of the Legal Technology Hacking Movement

We track legal technology hacking events in this post. By legal technology hacking events, we mean hackathons, design jams, and other meetings at which developers and designers engage in coding or other development activities leading to the creation of new … Continue reading

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