Tag Archives: Legislative Linked Data

Sheridan: Using Data to Understand How the Statute Book Works

John Sheridan of The National Archives has published Using Data to Understand How the Statute Book Works, Legal Information Management, 14, 244-248 (2014). Here is the abstract: The statute book is a large, complex system; a vast corpus of texts … Continue reading

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Sheridan: Big Ideas: Big Data for Law

Audio has been posted of John Sheridan‘s recent presentation entitled Big Ideas: Big Data for Law. Here is a description from the Website: Big data is big news. Did you know an estimated 90 per cent of the world’s data … Continue reading

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New open data site for British Parliament: data.parliament.uk

The British Parliament’s new open data site has launched in an alpha version: data.parliament.uk I think this site is a product of the ParliamentAPI project. The site provides access to data in multiple formats through multiple APIs. The site is … Continue reading

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Sheridan on Big Data for Law

John Sheridan of The National Archives (UK) has published Big Data for Law, Internet Newsletter for Lawyers (March 2014). The article describes the AHRC-funded Big Data for Law research project that John Sheridan is directing (and which we wrote about … Continue reading

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Sheridan to lead major new legal informatics research project: Big Data for Law

John Sheridan of The National Archives will be directing a new £550,000 research project on Big Data for Law, “to transform how we understand and use current legislation, delivering a new service – legislation.gov.uk Research.” Tom Bruce of the Legal … Continue reading

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Frosterus et al.: The Finnish Law as a Linked Data Service

Matias Frosterus, Jouni Tuominen, Mika Wahlroos, and Professor Dr. Eero Hyvönen, all of Aalto University, presented a poster and demo entitled The Finnish Law as a Linked Data Service, at ESWC 2013: The 10th Extended Semantic Web Conference, held in … Continue reading

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Nečaský et al.: Linked Open Data for Legislative Domain – Ontology and Experimental Data

Professor Dr. Martin Nečaský, Dr. Tomáš Knap, Jakub Klímek, Dr. Irena Holubová, and Dr. Barbora Vidová-Hladká, all of Univerzita Karlova v Praze, presented a paper entitled Linked Open Data for Legislative Domain – Ontology and Experimental Data, at LIT 2013: … Continue reading

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