Monthly Archives: November 2013

African Law Library: New free-access-to-law service for Africa

African Law Library, a new free-access-to-law service for African countries and multinational organizations, launched with an event in Addis Ababa on 28 November 2013, according to AfricanLII. According to the service’s Website, African Law Library is produced by the African … Continue reading

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Novario: Cyberspace, Surveillance and Law: A legal informatics perspective

Dr. Filippo Novario of Città Studi Biella S.p.A., has published Cyberspace, Surveillance and Law: a legal informatics perspective, European Journal of Law and Technology, 4(2) (2013). Here is the abstract: Nowadays, cyberspace is where a large amount of our social … Continue reading

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Bercow: Designing a Parliament for the 21st Century

John Bercow, Speaker of the UK House of Commons, gave a speech entitled Designing a Parliament for the 21st Century, 27 November 2013, at the Hansard Society in London. Click here for the full text of the speech. The Twitter … Continue reading

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Legal informatics, data, and communication at WFD 2013: World Forum for Democracy

Several of the presentations and some of the discussion at WFD 2013: World Forum for Democracy concerned legal informatics, data, or communication. The conference was held 27-29 November 2013 in Strasbourg. Click here for the conference program. The programs that … Continue reading

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Goyal: CBA Futures Twitter Chats on Law Practice, Technology, and Access to Justice

Monica N. Goyal, J.D., M.Sc., of Aluvion Law, recently led a series of Twitter chats on law practice innovation, as part of the Canadian Bar Association’s CBA Legal Futures Initiative. Two of these chats focused on legal technology: Technology and … Continue reading

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Student technology projects from Chicago-Kent College of Law Justice and Technology Practicum Fall 2013

I’ve posted a storify of yesterday’s demonstrations of student access-to-justice technology projects, from this semester’s Justice and Technology Practicum at Chicago-Kent College of Law, directed by Professor Ronald Staudt. Most tweets in the storify are by John Mayer of CALI. … Continue reading

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