Category Archives: Articles and papers

Ruhl and Katz: Measuring, Monitoring, and Managing Legal Complexity

J. B. Ruhl and Daniel Martin Katz have posted Measuring, Monitoring, and Managing Legal Complexity, forthcoming in Iowa Law Review. Here is the abstract: The American legal system is often accused of being “too complex.” For example, most Americans believe … Continue reading

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Farina et al.: Democratic Deliberation in the Wild: The McGill Online Design Studio and the RegulationRoom Project

Cynthia Farina, Hoi Kong, Cheryl Blake, Mary Newhart, and Nik Luka have published Democratic Deliberation in the Wild: The McGill Online Design Studio and the RegulationRoom Project, Fordham Urban Law Journal, 41, 1527-1580 (2014). The full text appears to be … Continue reading

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El Jelali et al.: Legal retrieval as support to eMediation

Soufiane El Jelali, Elisabetta Fersini, and Enza Messina have published Legal retrieval as support to eMediation: Matching disputant’s case and court decisions, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. Here is the abstract: The perspective of online dispute resolution (ODR) is … Continue reading

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Lauritsen: On balance: Regarding reason-balancing in AI and law

Marc Lauritsen of Capstone Practice Systems has published an article entitled On balance, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. Here is the abstract: In the course of legal reasoning—whether for purposes of deciding an issue, justifying a decision, predicting how … Continue reading

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McGinnis on Computational Jurisprudence

Video has been posted of John O. McGinnis‘s presentation entitled Computational Jurisprudence, given 29 January 2015 at Stanford Law School, as part of the Stanford CodeX Speaker Series. Here is the description from the event announcement: Professor John O. McGinnis … Continue reading

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Chen: Modeling Citation and Download Data in Legal Scholarship

James Ming Chen of Michigan State University has posted a newly revised version of Modeling Citation and Download Data in Legal Scholarship. This revised version of the paper covers data through 2014. Here is the abstract: Impact factors among law … Continue reading

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Maharg: Convergence and fragmentation: Legal research, legal informatics and legal education

Paul Maharg of Australian National University has published Convergence and fragmentation: Legal research, legal informatics and legal education, European Journal of Law and Technology, 5(3) (2014). Here is the abstract: Fragmentation and convergence are two discoursal lenses that have been … Continue reading

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