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Winkels et al.: Towards a Legal Recommender System

Radboud Winkels, Alexander Boer, and Bart Vredebregt have posted Towards a Legal Recommender System, a paper presented at JURIX 2014: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems. Here is the abstract: In this paper we present the results of … Continue reading

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Women in legal technology the focus of cover stories in ABA Journal

Women in legal technology are the focus of two cover stories in American Bar Association Journal (April 2014): 10 women to watch in legal tech: Worth Watching Women are squarely in the picture where law and technology combine The work … Continue reading

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Juricaf Wins Open Data Award

Juricaf, the free database of francophone supreme court decisions, has been awarded the i-expo 2012 Trophée Open data, according to a post by Jean Gasnault entitled Juricaf – trophée I-Expo 2012 catégorie Open Data, at Juriconnexion. According to the conference … Continue reading

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Justia Wins ABA Silver Gavel Award for Fostering Public Understanding of Law

Justia, the free access to law and legal directory service, has been awarded a 2012 American Bar Association (ABA) Silver Gavel Award for fostering public understanding of the law, according to a 15 May 2012 announcement on the ABA Website. … Continue reading

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Harris Named One of The 100 Most Creative People in Business, by Fast Company

Marci Harris of POPVOX has been named one of The 100 Most Creative People in Business, by Fast Company, the entrepreneurship magazine. The article notes that within 1 year of its founding, “Popvox reache[d] 100,000 users across every Congressional district” … Continue reading

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Harris Wins 2012 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award

Marci Harris of POPVOX has won a 2012 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award. The award citation reads: Harris introduced an innovative, distributed solution for online, grassroots advocacy. The platform[, POPVOX,] organizes citizens around important issue, disrupting the traditional lobbying industry. The … Continue reading

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Joergensen Profiled as Web Pioneer

Digital law library developer John Joergensen of the Rutgers Camden Law Library was profiled last week as a “Web pioneer” by Kevin Riordan in the Philadelphia Inquirer: “Rutgers law librarian a Web pioneer,” Philadelphia Inquirer, September 1, 2011. The article … Continue reading

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