Jon Bing, legal informatics pioneer, has died

Professor Dr. Jon Bing, a pioneer in the field of legal informatics, died on 14 January 2014 at the age of 69, according to reports by Olav Torvund, NRK, and Norway Today.

Professor Bing, a faculty member at the University of Oslo Faculty of Law, made highly influential contributions to legal informatics, particularly concerning legal information retrieval.

Among his later works on legal informatics was Let There Be LITE: A Brief History of Legal Information Retrieval, European Journal of Law and Technology, 1(1) (2010).

Lists of Professor Bing’s legal informatics publications are available on Cristin and Google Scholar.

HT Tom Bruce

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One Response to Jon Bing, legal informatics pioneer, has died

  1. Pingback: Call for papers: Special issue in honor of Jon Bing, of the journal: Artificial Intelligence and Law | Legal Informatics Blog

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