Call for Bloggers: IALL and Law Via the Internet Conferences

DipLawMatic Dialogues is going on the road again!  We’re hoping that attendees of IALL’s upcoming conference in Atlanta and of the Law Via the Internet Conference at Rutgers Law School will be willing to blog for us.  Please email Alyson Drake if you are willing to blog for one or more session.

Law Via the Internet Conference

We’re happy to have posts on any sessions that attendees want to blog about, but there are a number that jumped out at us as being interesting for the FCIL-SIS community.  You can find the full list of sessions here.

Friday, October 20th:

  • 1:30-2:30pm: Anticipating the “Right to be Forgotten”: Initiatives by Kenya Law on the Implication of the Right on Open Access to Information
  • 3:00-4:30pm:  Equal Access to Law Reports in a New Publishing Commons: 3 Case Studies from Australia
  • 3:00-4:30pm:  New Standards for Case Law Publishing: the ‘Signed by AustLII’ Format
  • 3:00-4:30pm:  Modernization of Indian Judiciary with a Goal to Reduce Backlog of Court Cases

Saturday, October 21st:

  • 10:30-11:30am: Conducting a Citation and Semantic Network Analysis of International Criminal Law Decisions
  • 10:30-11:30am: Sustainability of Open Access to Law Initiatives: “The African Law e-Library”
  • 1:00-2:00pm: #Law2Go: Digital Tool for Facilitating Free Access to Human Rights Law and Legal Services in Nigeria
  • 1:00-2:00pm: Mission Impossible? Perfecting Free Access to Case Law in England and Wales
  • 1:00-2:00pm: Jurisdiction Identifiers for Managing Multinational Resources
  • 2:30-3:30pm: Strengthening the Kenyan Judicial System Through the CaseBack Service
  • 4:00-5:00pm: Digital India: Auditing Justice Via Internet


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Listed below are a few of the programs that jumped out at us as being interesting for the FCIL-SIS community, but if you’re attending another session, we’d love to have you blog for us.  You can find the full list of sessions here.

Sunday, October 22nd:

  • Pre-Conference Workshop: Well, Isn’t that Special? A How-To Workshop on Creating and Using Archives and Special Collections in a Legal Research Context

Monday, October 23rd:

  • 11:15-12:00pm:  Profit-Seeking Courts and the Criminalization of Poverty

Tuesday, October 24:

  • 9:30-10:15am: Global and Local Challenges to Refugee Protection
  • 10:15-11:00am: CDC: From AIDS to Zika: Access to Health Care as a Human Right
  • 11:30-12:15pm: Community Engagement through the Right of Access to Information: Assuring Inclusion of Marginalized Populations

Wednesday, October 25:

  • 10:15-11:00am: The United States and Security Governance
  • 2:00-3:00pm:  Information Literacy in a False/Fake News World

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