Faculty Notes

Prof. Vern Walker Presents at

Vern R. Walker, Professor of Law and Director of the Research Laboratory for Law, Logic and Technology

Professor Vern R. Walker was invited to make a presentation on “The Vaccine/Injury Project (V/IP) Corpus” at the 5th Workshop on Semantic Processing of Legal Texts (SPLeT-2014).

The workshop was held as part of the 9th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2014), which met in Reykjavik, Iceland, May 26-31, 2014. Professor Walker made the presentation by Skype.

The SPLeT workshops have been a venue where researchers from the Computational Linguistics and Artificial Intelligence and Law communities meet, exchange information, compare perspectives and share experiences and concerns on the topic of legal knowledge extraction and management, with particular emphasis on the semantic processing of legal texts.

View the LREC 2014 website.