Jul 2008

The Deontic Logic Wiki

Davide Grossi and Leon van der Torre (University of Luxembourg) have set up a deontic logic wiki.

Call for Papers: ICAIL 2009

The 12th International Conference on AI and Law (ICAIL 2009) will be held in Barcelona (Spain), June 8-12, 2009, under the auspices of the IAAIL. The paper submission deadline is January 11, 2009. A special author mentoring program is offered for younger authors who have not published at ICAIL previously (deadline November 4, 2008). For more information about the conference please visit the conference website.

Legislative XML Summer School 2008

Legislative XML Summer School - LeX 8-13 September 2008 European University Institute, San Domenico di Fiesole, Florence (Italy)

The LEX school aims at providing knowledge of the most significant ICT standards emerging for legislation, an understanding of their impact in the different phases of the legislative process, awareness of the tools based on legislative standards, and the ability to participate in the preparation and use of standard-compliant documents throughout law-making process.

This edition LeX Summer School is organized in two courses:
- A Basic Course providing an introduction to the XML web technologies and the basic level of the technologies for drafting and managing standard-compliant legislative documents;
- An Advanced Course on the higher levels of the semantic web technologies as applied to the legislative domain: modelling modifications, procedures and legal knowledge.

For further information see