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Posted by David Hand | 03 07 2018

In June 2018 we added 1,090 cases to JustisOne: United Kingdom CCH British Tax Cases 35 CCH British VAT Cases 20 E&W Judgments Civil 164 E&W Judgments Criminal 6 E&W Judgments HoL/SC 8 Ireland Justis...

Posted by David Hand | 01 07 2018

As members of multiple international organisations, states may find themselves bound by conflicting obligations. There are no mechanisms or regulations to guide states in the event of a conflict between global laws. Yet, Article 103...

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Posted by David Hand | 30 06 2018

Unlike physical assets, the holders of digital assets rarely enjoy control over how those assets are used or distributed after their lifetime – even in the presence of a ‘social media will.’[1] This results, in...

Posted by David Hand | 29 06 2018

At the recent LegalTech event hosted at the Justis HQ, we sat down for a conversation with one of the panellists, Mary Bonsor of F-LEX, to discuss the next generation of legal practitioners. This unique...

JustisOne new feature
Posted by David Hand | 28 06 2018

We’ve added a new feature to JustisOne! You can now access help, support and feature guides directly in JustisOne. Simply click on the Help button found in the left-hand navigation bar to open this new...

Posted by David Hand | 18 06 2018

Knowing if a case is regarded as good law can often take an extensive amount of time, especially if you are required to read each subsequent judgment or review the treatments that a case receives....

Posted by David Hand | 15 06 2018

EU law has long been considered difficult to piece together; with over 570,000 documents across 10 sectors, with long titles, frequently referred to only by CELEX numbers, alongside other unique EU law features, it can...

Posted by David Hand | 14 06 2018

On May 24th, we hosted a LegalTech London meetup at the Justis HQ, in conjunction with Ruby Datum. The event began with a presentation by Emily Allbon of City Law School entitled: Beyond text: Exploiting...

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Posted by David Hand | 14 06 2018

Many lawyers across the Commonwealth look towards other jurisdictions when finding potentially influential and binding case law. With hundreds of sources of legal information, all containing different cases from different jurisdictions, where do you start...

Posted by David Hand | 11 06 2018

Thank you to everyone who came to see us at BIALL 2018, and who attended the Justis Party!   It was great to see so many of you there, from everyone who visited our stand,...

Posted by David Hand | 07 06 2018

The CariLaw database has been the go-to destination for many attorneys across the Caribbean region seeking case law since it began in 1970. While the CariLaw website may now be closed, an exciting new era...

Posted by David Hand | 30 05 2018

Thank you to everyone who came to see us at CALL 2018.   It was great to meet so many of you and catch-up with friends and colleagues. We hope you all enjoyed the Justis...

Posted by David Hand | 30 05 2018

In May 2018 we added 1,543 cases to JustisOne: United Kingdom CCH British Tax Cases 26 CCH British VAT Cases 11 E&W Judgments Civil 418 E&W Judgments Criminal 43 E&W Judgments HoL/SC 11 Ireland Justis...

Posted by David Hand | 25 05 2018

On May 24th, we hosted a Legal Technology London meetup at the Justis HQ, alongside Ruby Datum. Thank you to everyone who came along and made it such an exciting event. The event began with...

Posted by Matthew Terrell | 22 05 2018

Following on from Part 1, this post offers a perspective on how JustisOne can be used to find ‘‘Good Law’’, which is crucial for building persuasive arguments.   Good, Bad or Ugly Law?   To...

Posted by David Hand | 18 05 2018

International Writing Competition 2018 overall runner-up article, for the category: The Future of Legal Practice. The three wise men of the 21st century, Stephen Hawking, Bill Gates, and Elon Musk, warn against the potential dangers...

Posted by David Hand | 18 05 2018

International Writing Competition 2018 overall runner-up article, for the category: Global Public Impact. In modern society, mobile Internet access has overcome traditional hurdles to information. An expanse of information is literally now at one’s fingertips:...

Writing competition
Posted by David Hand | 18 05 2018

International Writing Competition 2018 overall runner-up article, for the category: Technological Innovations. When the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (“CFAA”) was enacted in 1986, the internet was still in its early stages. Computer Fraud and...

Posted by David Hand | 18 05 2018

As towns and boroughs develop, more and more public spaces contain WIFI; some are provided to the public for free and some for payment. Free WIFI is an incentive to use a space, initiated by...

ALLA 2018
Posted by Matthew Terrell | 17 05 2018

Thank you to everyone who came to see us at ALLA 2018, and who attended the Justis Party!   Congratulations to Robin Gardner on being awarded the 2018 ALLA Law Librarian of the Year, and...

Posted by Matthew Terrell | 17 05 2018

A contributing author to Justis, Mukta Balroop, a Chevening Scholar, and LLM student provides guidance for students required to find and analyse case law as part of their degree. This post provides an introduction to...

Posted by David Hand | 16 05 2018

Are you a law student?   We are seeking current law students to participate in a focus group, to discuss their experiences of conducting legal research (searching and analysing case law or legislation). You’ll be...

Legal Technology Meet-up, News and updates, blog, webinars, events, charity images
Posted by Matthew Terrell | 16 05 2018

On Thursday 24th May 2018, Justis and RubyDatum will be hosting a Legal Technology Meet-up in London to discuss The Next Generation of Lawyers and Legal Technology. Attendees will be greeted with a welcome gift...

Legal Technology Meet-up, News and updates, blog, webinars, events, charity images
Posted by Matthew Terrell | 10 05 2018

Join Justis and Ruby Datum for an evening of networking and insightful discussions at the next legal technology meet-up. The meet-up will take place at the Justis Office in London on Thursday, May 24th, 6:30pm...

News and updates, blog, webinars, events, charity images, BIALL, Justis party
Posted by Matthew Terrell | 10 05 2018

This year Justis are hosting a party for BIALL 2018 delegates, near the conference venue in Birmingham, on the 6th June 2018, at 19:00. Justis Party Theme Revealed! This year, the theme for the Justis...

News and updates, blog, webinars, events, charity images, CALL, Justis party
Posted by Matthew Terrell | 10 05 2018

This year Justis are hosting a party for CALL 2018 delegates, near the conference venue in Halifax, on the 26th May at 19:30. Justis Party Theme Revealed!. The theme for the Justis party will be…...

Posted by David Hand | 09 05 2018

Our first ever Law and Technology International Writing Competition has officially finished. Our shortlisted entries were announced in January, judging began in February, and the runners-up and overall winner announced in March. Congratulations to our...

News and updates, blog, webinars, events, charity images, BBA, Caribbean, Barbados
Posted by Matthew Terrell | 04 05 2018

Evidence in Criminal Matters: Reliability of uncorroborated Oral Confessions Are the current standards for admissibility of uncorroborated oral confessions sufficient? Should less weight be placed on such evidence? These questions, among many others, will be...

News and updates, blog, webinars, events, charity images, London, Legal, Walk
Posted by Matthew Terrell | 04 05 2018

This year members of the Justis team will be joining the London Legal Walk on the 21st May, to help raise much needed funds for charities that provide life changing legal advice and representation to...

Posted by Matthew Terrell | 03 05 2018

Professionals from both the legal and technology sectors gathered at the Justis HQ on Wednesday 25th April 2018 to listen to our influential panelists discuss the changes, trends and challenges of procurement in the legal...