Giovanni Sartor

European University Institute Law Department

Prof. Giovanni Sartor

Via Bolognese 156 (Villa Salviati)

50-139 Firenze

ITALY

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The Italian Google-Case: Privacy, Freedom of Speech and Responsibility of Providers for User-Generated Contents

International Journal of Law and Information Technology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 May 2010 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor and Mario Viola de Azevedo Cunha
European University Institute Law Department and Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom of the European University Institute
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Privacy, Data Protection, ISP Liability, Internet, Google

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Timing the Right to Be Forgotten: A Study into 'Time' as a Factor in Deciding About Retention or Erasure of Data

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 May 2014
Tilburg University - Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT), University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), OSA Archivum, Georgetown University - Communication, Culture, and Technology, European University Institute Law Department and Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society
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The Right to Be Forgotten, Data Protection, Privacy, Internet, Time

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Defeasibility in Legal Reasoning

ESSAYS IN LEGAL DEFEASIBILITY, J. Ferrer, ed., Oxford University Press, Oxford, Forthcoming, EUI Law Working Paper No. 2009/02
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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Human Rights in the Information Society

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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Presumptions and Burdens of Proof

EUI Working Papers Law No. 2006/36, PROCEEDINGS OF THE nINETEENTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON LEGAL KNOWLEDGE AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS (JURIX), Van Engers, T., ed., pages 176–185, IOS, Amsterdam
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Henry Prakken and Giovanni Sartor
University of Utrecht and European University Institute Law Department
Downloads 378 (75,845)
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evidence, burden of proof, legal argumentation

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The Nature of Legal Concepts: Inferential Nodes or Ontological Categories?

Artificial Intelligence and Law, Vol. 17, 2009, EUI Working Paper No. 2007/08
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 May 2007 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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legal theory

Why Lawyers are Nice (or Nasty): A Game-Theoretical Argumentation Exercise

EUI Working Papers LAW No. 2009/8
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Feb 2010
European University Institute Law Department, Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers (CNAM), affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Aberdeen and European University Institute
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Law, Game Theory, Evolution, Argumentation, Litigation

Why Lawyers are Nice (or Nasty): A Game-Theoretical Argumentation Exercise

ACM, pp. 108-19, ICAIL, 2009 , EUI Working Paper No. 2009/08
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Dec 2009
European University Institute Law Department, CNAM-IIM, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and European University Institute
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law, game theory, evolution, argumentation, litigation

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Syllogism and Defeasibilty: A Comment on Neil Maccormick's Rhetoric and the Rule of Law

Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, Vol. 59, pp. 20-31, EUI Law Working Paper No. 2006/23
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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legal theory, rule of law

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Cognitive Automata and the Law

Artificial Intelligence and Law, Vol. 17, pp. 253-290, EUI Working Papers Law No. 2006/35
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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law, artificial intelligence,digital agents

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Fundamental Legal Concepts: A Formal and Teleological Characterisation

EUI Law Working Paper No. 2006/11, Artificial Intelligence and Law, 2006, 21:101–42
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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fundamental rights, legal theory

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Privacy, Reputation, and Trust: Some Implications for Data Protection

EUI Law Working Paper No. 2006/04
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Mar 2006
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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law, fundamental rights

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Legal Validity: An Inferential Analysis

Ratio Juris, Vol. 21, pp. 212-247, EUI Law Working Paper No. 2007/24
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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legal theory, norms, logics

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The Logic of Proportionality: Reasoning with Non-Numerical Magnitudes

German Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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proportionality, legal reasoning, law

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The Ethical Knob

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2017
Giuseppe Contissa, Francesca Lagioia and Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW), European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW) and European University Institute Law Department
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autonomus car, liability, ethical dilemma, ethical knob, automation, AV, legal issues

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Claudette Meets GDPR: Automating the Evaluation of Privacy Policies Using Artificial Intelligence

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Jul 2018
European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW), European University Institute, European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW), Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE), European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW), Yale Law School Center for Private Law, European University Institute Law Department and University of Bologna - Department of Computer Science and Engineering
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GDPR, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Consumer, Law, Privacy, Policy, Automation, Data Protection

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Legal Concepts: An Inferential Approach

EUI LAW Working Paper No. 2008/03
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Feb 2008
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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legal reasoning, legal concepts

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Validity as Bindingness: The Normativity of Legality

EUI Working Papers LAW No. 2006/18
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Oct 2006
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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law

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Providers' Liabilities in the New EU Data Protection Regulation: A Threat to Internet Freedoms?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2015
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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data protection, freedom of speech, providers, intermediaries, liabilities

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Doing Justice to Rights and Values: Teleological Reasoning and Proportionality

Artificial Intelligence and Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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Proportionality, Teleological Reasoning, Values, Norms, Constitutional Review

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Global Constitutionalism without Global Democracy (?)

EUI Department of Law Research Paper No. 2016/21
Number of pages: 137 Posted: 08 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
University of Rome, European University Institute Law Department, European University Institute, Department of Law (LAW), Durham Law School, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, European University Institute and European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW)
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Cosmopolitanism; Global Constitutionalism; Legitimacy; Sovereignty; Democratic Deficit

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Legality Policies and Theories of Legality: From 'Bananas' to Radbruch's Formula

EUI Working Papers LAW No. 2008/27
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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A Teleological Approach to Legal Dialogues

EUI Law Working Paper No. 2006/28
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Feb 2007
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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legal reasoning

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Heuristics in Argumentation: A Game-Theoretical Investigation

EUI Working Paper LAW No. 2008/31
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
University of Utrecht, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and European University Institute Law Department
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game theory, law, argumentation

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Peer-to-Peer Privacy Violations and ISP Liability: Privacy Violations in the User-Generated Web

Oxford Journals: International Data Privacy Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom of the European University Institute, University of Twente - School of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences and European University Institute Law Department
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Peer-to-peer, user-generated content, data protection, ISP liability

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Classifications and the Law: Doctrinal Classifications vs. Computational Ontologies

EUI Working Papers LAW No. 2010/10
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Oct 2010
Meritxell Fernandez-Barrera and Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute- Law Department and European University Institute Law Department
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legal ontologies, legal discourses, legal doctrine, legal theory

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Consumer Law and Artificial Intelligence: Challenges to the EU Consumer Law and Policy Stemming from the Business' Use of Artificial Intelligence - Final report of the ARTSY project

EUI Department of Law Research Paper No. 2018/11
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 08 Aug 2018
University of Lodz - Faculty of Law and Administration, European University Institute, European University Institute, European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW), Yale Law School Center for Private Law and European University Institute Law Department
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Consumer law and policy; Challenges; Artificial intelligence; Business use

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Formalising Arguments About the Burden of Persuasion

Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law (ICAIL- 2007), pp. 97–106, ACM, New York, N. Y., EUI Working Paper No. LAW 2007/14
Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Henry Prakken and Giovanni Sartor
University of Utrecht and European University Institute Law Department
Downloads 130 (214,634)
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legal theory, logics

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More on Presumptions and Burdens of Proof

EUI Working Papers LAW No. 2008/30
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Henry Prakken and Giovanni Sartor
University of Utrecht and European University Institute Law Department
Downloads 127 (218,484)
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Evidence, burden of proof, presumption, argumentation

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The Use of Copyrighted Works by AI Systems: Art Works in the Data Mill

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Oct 2018
Giovanni Sartor, Francesca Lagioia and Giuseppe Contissa
European University Institute Law Department, European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW) and European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW)
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Artificial Intelligence Systems, Copyright Law, Intellectual Property Law, Machine Learning

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Success Chances in Argument Games: A Probabilistic Approach to Legal Disputes

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, European University Institute Law Department, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Utrecht
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law, argumentation, games

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Providers’ Liabilities in the New EU Data Protection Regulation: A Threat to Internet Freedoms?

EUI Working Papers LAW No. 2012/24
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Nov 2012
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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data protection, EU law, e-commerce, host providers liabilities

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A Logical Model of Private International Law

Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Deontic Logic in Computer Science (DEON 2010), pp. 229–246, Springer, Berlin, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Jul 2010
Phan Ming Dung and Giovanni Sartor
Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) - School of Engineering and Technology and European University Institute Law Department
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logic, private international law, jurisdiction, conflict of laws

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Peer-to-Peer Privacy Violations and ISP Liability: Data Protection in the User-Generated Web

EUI Department of Law Working Papers No. 2011/011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Nov 2011
Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom of the European University Institute, University of Twente - School of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences and European University Institute Law Department
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Intentional Compliance with Normative Systems

EUI Working Papers LAW No. 2012/27
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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normative systems, norms, intentions, compliance, obligations

Intentional Compliance with Normative Systems

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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Teleological Justification of Argumentation Schemes

Artificial Intelligence and Law, 27, 20, 2013, 111-142
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Dec 2013
Douglas Walton and Giovanni Sartor
University of Windsor and European University Institute Law Department
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argumentation, dialogues, defeasible reasoning, attack

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An Argumentation Framework for Contested Cases of Statutory Interpretation

Artificial Intelligence and Law, Vol. 24, No. 1, p. 51-91, 2016
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Oct 2016
Douglas Walton, Giovanni Sartor and Fabrizio Macagno
University of Windsor, European University Institute Law Department and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
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Argumentation Systems, Interpreting Statutes, Ordinary Language Meaning, Argument from Purpose, Ambiguity, Abductive Reasoning, Argumentation Schemes

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Source Norms and Self-Regulated Institutions

EUI LAW Working Paper No. 2007/35
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Rossella Rubino and Giovanni Sartor
University of Bologna - Faculty of Law and European University Institute Law Department
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ICT law, artificial intelligence

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Pragmatic Maxims and Presumptions in Legal Interpretation

Forthcoming, Law and Philosophy, DOI: 10.1007/s10982-017-9306-4
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Jun 2017
Fabrizio Macagno, Douglas Walton and Giovanni Sartor
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, University of Windsor and European University Institute Law Department
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Pragmatics, Interpretation, Grice, Maxims, Argumentation, Presumptions

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Before Machines Consume the Consumers: High-Level Takeaways from the Artsy Project

EUI Department of Law Research Paper No. 2018/12
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Aug 2018
Yale Law School Center for Private Law, University of Lodz - Faculty of Law and Administration, European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW) and European University Institute Law Department
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Consumer law and policy; Artificial intelligence; Machine learning; Empowerment; Civil society

A Dynamic View of Litigation: Agent-Based Simulation Insights on Medical Liability Cases

EUI LAW Working Paper No. 2010/13
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Oct 2010
Eunate Mayor and Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute and European University Institute Law Department
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medical liability, litigation, agent-based simulation

A Dynamic View of Litigation. Agent-Based Simulation Insights on Medical Liability Cases

Posted: 03 Oct 2010
Giovanni Sartor and Eunate Mayor
European University Institute Law Department and European University Institute

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Agent-Based Simulation, Medical Liability, Litigation Strategies

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Temporal Reasoning and MAS

EUI Working Papers LAW No. 2010/16
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Mar 2011
Clara Smith, Antonino Rotolo and Giovanni Sartor
Universidad Nacional de La Plata, affiliation not provided to SSRN and European University Institute Law Department
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hybrid modal logic, deontic logic, temporal reasoning, multi agent systems

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Defeasible Legal Argumentation

Forthcoming in Bongiovanni, G., Postema, G., Rotolo, A., Sartor, G., Valentini, C., and Walton, D. (2018). Handbook of Legal Reasoning and Argumentation. Springer.
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Mar 2019
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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Defeasibility, legal argument, nonmonotonic logic, legal reasoning

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The Three Faces of Defeasibility in the Law

Ratio Juris, Vol. 17, pp. 118-139, March 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Henry Prakken and Giovanni Sartor
University of Utrecht and European University Institute Law Department
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Liabilities in the Single European Sky

European Transport Regulation Observer 2014/02, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 09 Aug 2016
Delfine Defossez, Giovanni Sartor and Hanna Schebesta
European University Institute, Department of Law (LAW), Students, European University Institute Law Department and Wageningen UR - Law and Governance Group
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liability; Single European Sky; Functional Airspace Blocks

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Legality Policies and Theories of Legality: From Bananas to Radbruch's Formula

Ratio Juris, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 218-243, June 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 May 2009
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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Legal Validity: An Inferential Analysis

Ratio Juris, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 212-247, June 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 May 2008
Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute Law Department
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Argumentation in Legal Reasoning

ARGUMENTATION IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, pages 363-82, I. Rahwan and G. Simari, eds., Springer, July 2009
Posted: 13 Nov 2010
Trevor Bench-Capon, Henry Prakken and Giovanni Sartor
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Utrecht and European University Institute Law Department

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A Logical Analysis of Burdens of Proof

LEGAL EVIDENCE AND PROOF: STATISTICS, STORIES, LOGIC, pp. 223-253, H. Kaptein, H. Prakken, B. Verheij, eds., Aldershot, 2010
Posted: 12 Nov 2010
Henry Prakken and Giovanni Sartor
University of Utrecht and European University Institute Law Department

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logic, evidence, burdens of proof, burden of production, burden of persuasion

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Why are Lawyers Nice or Nasty? Insights from Agent-Based Modeling

Advances in Complex Systems, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 535-558, 2010
Posted: 03 Oct 2010
Eunate Mayor and Giovanni Sartor
European University Institute and European University Institute Law Department

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Agent-Based Simulation, Litigation Strategies, Medical Liability, Concordant Outcomes, Judicial Framework

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Total Downloads: 998    Citations: 0
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Open Letter to the European Commission - On the Importance of Preserving the Consistency and Integrity of the EU Acquis Relating to Content Monitoring within the Information Society

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Oct 2016
University of Southampton, University of Southampton - School of Law, Cluster of Excellence "The Formation of Normative Orders", Goethe University Frankfurt, Vienna University of Economics and Business, University of Tartu, KU Leuven, Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP), European University Institute Law Department, Kozminski University, Bournemouth University - Centre for Intellectual Property Policy & Management (CIPPM), French National Center for Scientific Research, University of Angers - French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), University of Sussex, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Bocconi University - Department of Law, Independent, University of Strathclyde - School of Law, Trinity College (Dublin), University of Cambridge, Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC), EDHEC Business School, Human Rights Centre, Ghent University, University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP), Ghent University - Faculty of Law, Stockholm University - Faculty of Law, University of Trento - Faculty of Law, University of Edinburgh - School of Law, Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) - Católica Global School of Law, Copenhagen Business School - CBS Law, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun - Faculty of Law and Administration, Alexander von Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Nicolaus Copernicus, Athens University of Economics and Business, Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Ionian Islands, Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Ionian Islands, Newcastle University (UK), University of Southampton and Centre for Information and Innovation Law (CIIR)
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Content regulation, monitoring, intermediary liability, ISP, filtering, copyright