Knowledge Graphs: Trust, Privacy, and Transparency from a Legal Governance Approach

Carlos Laufer | Bio
Pompeu Casanovas
La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia


This paper presents the Knowledge Graph Usage framework, which allows the introduction of Knowledge Graph features to support Trust, Privacy, Transparency and Accountability concerns regarding the use of its contents by applications. A real-world example is presented and used to illustrate how the framework can be used. This article also shows how knowledge graphs can be linked to the elements of legal governance. Thus, it is an invitation to dialogue for legal and Law & Society scholars who might be interested in how the evolution of the web of data and computational sciences intersects with their own discipline.



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Schwabe D, Laufer C, Casanovas P. Knowledge Graphs: Trust, Privacy, and Transparency from a Legal Governance Approach. LiC [Internet]. 2020Dec.26 [cited 2021Jan.23];37(1):1-19. Available from:

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