Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 10:15 to 11:15
Tassilo Pellegrini


Knowledge Graphs for Legal Documents

Creating and negotiating legal documents and contracts usually requires legal expertise which can be prohibitively expensive for small businesses and unlawyered individuals. Accessing what’s in a contract and knowing which contracts have been signed is complicated because of the traditional text/pdf structure of documents. Legislate is helping bring structure to documents thanks to knowledge graph technology.

Natural Language Processing and Semantic Technologies in the Domain of Law

At the Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) there was a need for replacing their legacy supervision system. The purpose of the new solution is to facilitate interaction between all stakeholders that are involved in ensuring that a vessel is compliant with relevant regulations. The new implementation should rely on machine readable, linked data, reflecting current and historic regulations.