Dutch Legislation Published as CEN MetaLex and Linked Open Data

The Leibniz Center for Law of the University of Amsterdam has made all Dutch legislation available as CEN MetaLex and Linked Open Data through the MetaLex Document Server portal (MDS). “The XML source documents currently made available by the Dutch government are simply not good enough”, says Rinke Hoekstra, researcher at the Leibniz Center, and the Knowledge Representation group of the VU University […]

AICOL 2011: Extended Deadline

http://www.aicol.eu EXTENDED DEADLINE at June 15th and FULL DAY WORKSHOP Full day Workshop of the XXV. World Congress of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy FRANKFURT AM MAIN, 15-16 AUGUST 2011 Call for papers DEADLINE EXTENSION Following many requests for an extension of the AICOL deadline, the Program committee has decided that 15th June 2011, will […]

JURIX 2011: Call for Papers

Call for Papers: JURIX 2011 The 24th International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems University of Vienna, Austria, 14th-16th December 2011 http://www.univie.ac.at/RI/JURIX2011/ The JURIX conference has been running annually for over 20 years and provides an international forum for both academics and practitioners in the field of legal informatics to meet and share their […]

AIO Motivering van bewijsbeslissingen in strafzaken

Bij het Centrum voor Recht & ICT van de Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen is een promotieplaats beschikbaar voor onderzoek naar motivering van bewijsbeslissingen in strafzaken – een argumentatiemodel en richtlijnen voor softwareondersteuning. Meer informatie is te vinden op http://www.rug.nl/corporate/vacatures/vacaturesRUG en http://www.rug.nl/gradschoolggsl/admissions/Bewijsbeslissingen?lang=nl Een volledige onderzoeksbeschrijving is verkrijgbaar bij Henry Prakken, email h.prakken@rug.nl.

LEX 2011: Early-Bird Registration

Legislative XML Summer School LEX 2011 Managing Legal Resources in the Semantic Web 5-10 September 2011 Faculty of Law via Oberdan 1, Ravenna, Italy The programme of the 2011 Edition of the Legislative XML Summer School is now available online: http://summerschoollex.cirsfid.unibo.it/ This year the Summer School LEX is hosted by the Universty of Bologna, Ravenna location with the […]

CODEX Resident Fellowship 2011/2012

Codex – The Stanford Center for Legal Informatics (http://codex.stanford.edu) is accepting applications for a Resident Fellowship for the 2011-12 academic year.  Codex is a cross-disciplinary research center jointly operated by Stanford Law School and the Stanford School of Engineering. The center’s mission is to explore the application of technology toward improving the quality, efficiency, and […]

Jurix Proceedings

We have just added links and titles for Jurix 2005 conference papers to the proceedings page. This is part of a larger effort to improve the accessibility of the Jurix proceedings published since 2005. We’ll keep you posted!

ICAIL 2011: Workshops and Tutorials

The ICAIL 2011 organizers are pleased to report that the conference will include six workshops and two tutorials.  They are listed below, along with the tentative schedule,  the names of the organizers, and the web sites where fuller descriptions and calls for workshop papers can be found. All workshop and tutorial participants will be expected […]

PhD position on Multi Agent Systems at UvA

A PhD position on agent concepts in public administration at the Leibniz Center for Law, University of Amsterdam The PhD student will work on the design methodology for multi-agent simulations, and address the interesting theoretical questions we have about agent role descriptions as design components in multi-agent simulation. The PhD student will also give input […]

AICOL 2011: AI Approaches to the Complexity of Legal Systems

The third AICOL workshop on AI Approaches to Complexity of Legal Systems will take place as a workshop of the 25th World Congress on Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy, Frankfurt (Germany), 15-20 August 2011. The submission deadline is May 16th, 2011. For more information see the workshop website.