• Hit the ground running in IT Law: IT-Recht.Karriere
    Hit the ground running in IT Law: IT-Recht.Karriere

    Information about continuing- and further education, available study programmes and a built-in job search function – And all of this customised for IT Law. Through IT-Recht.Karriere, the Institute of Legal Informatics offers users a unique career portal for IT-Law.

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  • LL.M. Information Technology and Law
    LL.M. Information Technology and Law

    The LL.M. program "IT and Law", which has been offered at the Institute of Legal Informatics since the winter semester 2019/2020, can now be largely completed virtually. Apply now!

     

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    The Institute of Legal Informatics is one of Germany's leading teaching and research institutions in the field of Legal Informatics. It is inter-disciplinary and well-connected internationally.

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News and Events

Flight delays, unjustified rent increases or fraudulent diesel engines: although the number of lawsuits before German civil courts has slightly decreased, the courts and the judges suffer under an overload of monotonous legal disputes. In an international and interdisciplinary workshop at the Institute for Legal Informatics on 9 August 2023, current issues surrounding the use of AI systems in the legal field will be examined by experts from the judiciary, the legal tech industry and academia. The workshop is part of the “Explainable Intelligent Systems” project funded by the Volkswagen Foundations.

On Wednesday, February 8, from 1 p.m. to 4.30 p.m., the Institute of Legal Informatics will host a conference together with Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan. The international event focusses the digitalization of administration in Germany and Japan. As speakers, Professor Dr. Georg Borges has invited the following renowned experts: Professor Mayu Terada from Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Professor Takehiro Ohya from Keio University, Tokyo, and Dr. Christian Geminn from the University of Kassel. Informations

On Friday, October 21, Professor Dr. Georg Borges will give a lecture on Liability for AI – Current Developments in EU Law. The University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada, has extended the invitation. Borges will give an overview of the long-awaited AI Liability Directive proposed by the EU Commission on September 28, 2022, and explore whether it can live up to expectations. We cordially invite you to attend. Start time is 12pm (Edmonton local time), 8pm in Germany. You can log in here with the password W!nter22.

Certificate in "IT-Law and Legal Informatics"

The Certificate certifies instruction in the digital society's legal questions and technical principles.

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Is one of Germany's leading research institutions in the field of IT-Law and Legal Informatics.

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The Institute of Legal Informatics has its own Newsletter which will keep you up-to-date with all of the Institute’s current developments and events.

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BMAS: ExamAI – KI Testing & Auditing

In the BMAS (Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs) project "ExamAI" Professor Borges' chair develops concepts for auditing and certification of AI applications. Further information: ExamAI

 

Legal Testbed

The chair of Prof. Borges is developing solutions for Industry 4.0 through the project "Recht-Testbed Industrie 4.0" funded by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi). More...

BMWi project: INITIATIVE

As part of the »INITIATIVE« project Professor Borges' team is working on AI-supported communication for autonomous vehicles in traffic. Click here to learn more...

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