Monthly Archives: September 2013

Stevenson and Wagoner: Lawyering in the Shadow of Data

Professor Drury Stevenson of South Texas College of Law, and Nicholas Wagoner, Esq., have posted Lawyering in the Shadow of Data. Here is the abstract: Attorney bargaining has traditionally taken place in the shadow of trial, as litigants alter their … Continue reading

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Kane: Measuring the Influence of Amici in State Supreme Courts

Jenna Becker Kane of Temple University presented a paper entitled Measuring the Influence of Amici in State Supreme Courts, at APSA 2013. Here is the abstract: Despite well documented proof that both the number and diversity of amicus participation in … Continue reading

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Law Mining Hackathon at OKCon, 16-19 September 2013: Links and Resources

A Law Mining Hackathon is being held 16-19 September 2013, at OKCon 2013: Open Knowledge Conference, being held in Geneva, Switzerland. The event is organized by Opendata.ch, and is co-sponsored by the University of Geneva and the Open Knowledge Conference … Continue reading

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CanLII Hackathon, 13-14 September 2013: Links and Resources

The CanLII Law, Government and Open Data Conference and Hackathon is being held 13-14 September 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Remote participants are welcome. Please see the details here. Click here for the event schedule. Click here for the data … Continue reading

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Legal Hacking, Technology, and Innovation Groups

There now appear to be more than twenty legal hacking, technology, or innovation groups meeting regularly and hosting legal hacking, legal startup showcases, or similar events: Legal Hackers Dutch Legal Tech Meetup (Amsterdam) Atlanta Legal Innovation & Technology Meetup Austin … Continue reading

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