News

  • CAL² Panel at the ILLA relaunch conference (18.05.2017)
    The panel "Corpus linguistics and hermeneutics in Legal Linguistics" will be chaired by Hanjo Hamann, in which we will present our recent project. The conference "Language and Law in a World of Media, Globalisation and Social Conflicts" takes place September 7th – 9th, 2017, University of Freiburg, Germany. For more information about the conference » Read more

  • New project: CAL²Lab - An interdisciplinary research and experimenting platform for empirical analysis of the terminological systematics in the legal domain (03.05.2017)
    Starting next month, the follow-up project of JuReko ("legal reference corpus") is funded by the Academy of Sciences (Baden-Wuerttemberg) » Read more

  • Interview about CAL² at the Legal Tech Blog (17.02.2016)
    The CAL² research group was recently featured by the Legal Tech Blog as a project "at the forefront of legal tech research in Germany." The interview with one of the founding members of CAL² highlights some core ideas of interdisciplinary research in Computer Assisted Legal Linguistics.

  • Call for papers: The fabric of language and law. Discovering Patterns Through Legal Corpus Linguistics – 18th-19th March 2016, Heidelberg (14.08.2015)
    - Contributors for a peer-reviewed journal issue on the same topic submitted extended abstracts with 800–1000 words before 31st December 2015» Read more
    - First draft of the conference programme is online  » Read more
    - The registration form for guest participants is online  » Read more

  • Application for developing an international research group of computer assisted legal linguistics is successful (09.06.2015)
    The government of Baden-Wuerttemberg and the University of Freiburg support the development of CAL2 as an international research group with 50.000 Euros.
     
  • Application for developing a legal reference corpus successful (16.04.2014)
    The Academy of Sciences (Baden-Wuerttemberg) supports the development of the first legal reference corpus ("Juristisches Referenzkorpus", JuReko) with 180.000 Euros.