Advanced LawTech

Section 1, Spring 22

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 7/14
Credits: 1
Day Time Room Start Date End Date
  • M
  • 1540-1640
  • SL284
01/24/2022 04/25/2022

Course Description

Students will participate in the Online Workshop on the Computational Analysis of Law (OWCAL). OWCAL is a global workshop that highlight innovate research in empirical legal studies. There will also be opportunities to discuss emerging issues in the use of the technologies of machine learning, automation, and natural language processing in legal practice and law scholarship.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Final Type (if any): None
Description: None

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Assessment for the course will be based on reaction papers and several short blog-style submissions, some of which will be published in an online newsletter.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Resources: To be announced.
Course Notes:

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*If “Yes,” then students are required to submit a substantial research paper in this course, which means students do not need to submit any form to SRO for this paper to meet their upper-level writing requirement. If “No,” then students must submit a “special request” e-form to SRO (available via LawWeb) no later than five weeks after the start of the term for a paper in this class to be counted toward the upper-level writing requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

Schedule No.
Law No.
Modified Type
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Thursday, April 21, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Sunday, May 01, 11:59 PM