Monthly Archives: October 2014

Launch of Open Law / Le droit ouvert, 30-31 October 2014, Paris: Links and resources

The launch of Open Law / Le droit ouvert, “un programme de cocréation juridique,” is being held 30-31 October 2014 at the Open World Forum 2014 in Paris. The event was organized by the Open World Forum (OWF), la Direction … Continue reading

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Calls for papers or participation: Workshops at JURIX 2014: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems

Calls for papers or participation have been issued for four workshops to be held in conjunction with JURIX 2014: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems, to be held 10-12 December 2014 in Krakow: NAIL 2014: International Workshop “Network … Continue reading

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Legal informatics papers at ICEGOV 2014

Several papers on legal informatics or legal data analysis are scheduled to be presented at ICEGOV 2014: International Conference on the Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance, being held 27-30 October 2014 in Guimarães, Portugal. Here are the legal informatics … Continue reading

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Link Rot, Legal Citation and Projects to Preserve Precedent: Conference: Storify, links, and resources

Link Rot, Legal Citation and Projects to Preserve Precedent: 404/File Not Found, a conference, was held 24 October 2014 at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC, USA. The conference Website and program are available at: http://www.law.georgetown.edu/library/404/ One Twitter hashtag … Continue reading

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Intellectual Property Hackathon at Osgoode Hall: Navigating Patent Applications – An Exercise in Legal Innovation: Storify, links, and resources

IP Hackathon: Navigating Patent Applications – An Exercise in Legal Innovation was held 23-24 October 2014 at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, Canada. The event Website is at: iposgoodehackathon.ca The co-hosts included: Margaret Hagan of Stanford University Ron Dolin … Continue reading

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Katz: The MIT School of Law? A Perspective on Legal Education in the 21st Century

Daniel Martin Katz of Michigan State University has posted The MIT School of Law? A Perspective on Legal Education in the 21st Century, forthcoming in University of Illinois Law Review. Here is a portion of the abstract, from Dan’s post … Continue reading

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Li et al.: Law is Code: A Software Engineering Approach to Analyzing the United States Code

William P. Li, Pablo Azar, David Larochelle, Phil Hill, and Andrew W. Lo have posted Law is Code: A Software Engineering Approach to Analyzing the United States Code, at SSRN. Here is the abstract: The agglomeration of rules and regulations … Continue reading

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