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Deep Learning for French Legal Data Categorization

  • Eya HammamiEmail author
  • Imen Akermi
  • Rim Faiz
  • Mohand Boughanem
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11815)

Abstract

In current years, deep learning has showed promising results when used in the field of natural language processing (NLP). Neural Networks (NNs) such as convolutional neural network (CNN) and recurrent neural network (RNN) have been utilized for different NLP tasks like information retrieval, sentiment analysis and document classification. In this paper, we explore the use of NNs-based method for legal text classification. In our case, the results show that NN models with a fixed input length outperforms baseline methods.

Keywords

Natural Language Processing Deep learning Convolutional Neural Networks Document categorization Legal domain 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eya Hammami
    • 1
    Email author
  • Imen Akermi
    • 2
  • Rim Faiz
    • 1
  • Mohand Boughanem
    • 2
  1. 1.LARODEC LaboratoryUniversity of ManoubaManoubaTunisia
  2. 2.IRIT LaboratoryUniversity of Toulouse 3ToulouseFrance

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