Semantic Processing of Legal Texts

Where the Language of Law Meets the Law of Language

  • Enrico Francesconi
  • Simonetta Montemagni
  • Wim Peters
  • Daniela Tiscornia
Conference proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-12837-0

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6036)

Table of contents (13 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Legal Text Processing and Information Extraction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Named Entity Recognition and Resolution in Legal Text
      Christopher Dozier, Ravikumar Kondadadi, Marc Light, Arun Vachher, Sriharsha Veeramachaneni, Ramdev Wudali
      Pages 27-43
    3. Approaches to Text Mining Arguments from Legal Cases
      Adam Wyner, Raquel Mochales-Palau, Marie-Francine Moens, David Milward
      Pages 60-79
  3. Legal Text Processing and Construction of Knowledge Resources

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Automatic Identification of Legal Terms in Czech Law Texts
      Karel Pala, Pavel Rychlý, Pavel Šmerk
      Pages 83-94
    3. Integrating a Bottom–Up and Top–Down Methodology for Building Semantic Resources for the Multilingual Legal Domain
      Enrico Francesconi, Simonetta Montemagni, Wim Peters, Daniela Tiscornia
      Pages 95-121
    4. Ontology Based Law Discovery
      Alessio Bosca, Luca Dini
      Pages 122-135
    5. Multilevel Legal Ontologies
      Gianmaria Ajani, Guido Boella, Leonardo Lesmo, Marco Martin, Alessandro Mazzei, Daniele P. Radicioni et al.
      Pages 136-154
  4. Legal Text Processing and Semantic Indexing, Summarization and Translation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. Semantic Indexing of Legal Documents
      Erich Schweighofer
      Pages 157-169
    3. Automated Classification of Norms in Sources of Law
      Emile de Maat, Radboud Winkels
      Pages 170-191
    4. An Automatic System for Summarization and Information Extraction of Legal Information
      Emmanuel Chieze, Atefeh Farzindar, Guy Lapalme
      Pages 216-234
    5. Evaluation Metrics for Consistent Translation of Japanese Legal Sentences
      Yasuhiro Ogawa, Kazuhiro Imai, Katsuhiko Toyama
      Pages 235-248
  5. Back Matter

About these proceedings


argumentation artificial intelligence classification corpus information extraction information retrieval intelligence knowledge knowledge discovery knowledge representation

Editors and affiliations

  • Enrico Francesconi
    • 1
  • Simonetta Montemagni
    • 2
  • Wim Peters
    • 3
  • Daniela Tiscornia
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Legal Information, Theory and Techniques, ITTIG-CNRFlorenceItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Linguistica Computazionale "Antonio Zampolli" (ILC) - CNR, Area della Ricerca di Pisa,PisaItaly
  3. 3.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of SheffieldSheffieldUK

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-12836-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-12837-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349