April 6: CodeX FutureLaw

The CodeX FutureLaw 2017 agenda and details have been published! Check it out here. It includes logistics (location and parking), registration information and speakers. The day-long event will be held on April 6, 2017 at Stanford.


Professor Gillian Hadfield will present the keynote. From her profile: “She is the Richard L. and Antoinette Kirtland professor of law and professor of economics at the University of Southern California. She studies the design of legal and dispute resolution systems in advanced and developing market economies; the markets for law, lawyers and dispute resolution; contract law and theory; economic analysis of law; and regulation of legal markets and legal profession. She is the director of the USC Center for Law and Social Science. She teaches Contracts; Advanced Contracts: Strategic Analysis and Advice; and Legal Design.”

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“Her recent publications include Rules for a Flat World: Why Humans Invented Law and How to Reinvent It for a Complex Global Economy (Oxford University Press 2016); “How to Regulate Legal Services to Promote Access, Innovation and the Quality of Lawyering” (with Deborah Rhode) (Hastings Law Journal 2016); “The Microfoundations of the Rule of Law” (with Barry Weingast) (Annual Review of Political Science 2015); “Building Legal Order in Ancient Athens” (with Federica Carugati and Barry Weingast) (Journal of Legal Analysis 2015); “Innovating to Improve Access: Changing the Way Courts Regulate Legal Markets” (Daedalus 2014).”

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Prof. Michael Genesereth



Josh Becker, Prof. Daniel Martin Katz and John Nay will present “The Perils and Promise of Predictive Analytics in Law.

Prof. Michael Genesereth, Michael Mills, F. Daniel Siciliano and Mankik Suri will present “The Rule Systems Panel.”



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Mary O’Carroll

Joshua Browder, Artem Goldman, Joshua Lenon, Prof. Norman Spaulding, Kevin Xu and Andrey Zinoview: “The Rise of the Legal Chatbots.

• FutureLaw @5: Lightning Round: Judy Perry Martinez,  James “Jim” Sandman, Manik Suri, Adam Stock, Ellen Suni.

• The Customer Roundtable: Carlos Gamez and Mary O’Carroll.


MCLE credit will be availiable for the event (5.5 general hours).

Location: Paul Brest Hall, Stanford University, 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford, CA 94305.

Parking: Closest parking is the Wilbur Field Garage.

Full details here.

Meet CodeX: Legal Empowerment through Information Technology
Roland Vogl


Contact CodeX Executive Director Roland Vogl (rvogl@law.stanford.edu) or CodeX Fellow Susan Salkind (ssalkind@law.stanford.edu).





Monica Bay is a Fellow at CodeX and a freelance journalist. She is a member of the California bar. Email: mbay@codex.stanford.edu. Twitter: @MonicaBay.