Category Archives: Methodology

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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Calls for Papers: Workshops at ICAIL 2015: International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law

Several calls for papers have been posted for workshops at ICAIL 2015: International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law, 8 and 12 June 15 at the University of San Diego in San Diego, California, USA: MWAIL 2015: ICAIL Multilingual Workshop … 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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Chen: Weighted-Average Methodologies for Evaluating Bar Examination Passage Rates

James Ming Chen of Michigan State University has posted Weighted-Average Methodologies for Evaluating Bar Examination Passage Rates, at SSRN. Here is part of the abstract: […] The American Bar Association and U.S. News and World Report’s law school rankings rely … Continue reading

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Čyras and Lachmayer: Toward Multidimensional Rule Visualizations

Vytautas Čyras and Friedrich Lachmayer have published Toward Multidimensional Rule Visualizations, in Michał Araszkiewic et al. (Eds.), Problems of Normativity, Rules and Rule-Following (Springer 2015). Here is the abstract: This paper reviews visualizations in legal informatics. We focus on the … Continue reading

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