Law in Context for the Digital Age

Pompeu Casanovas   | Bio
La Trobe University
Jianfu Chen | Bio
La Trobe University
David Wishart | Bio
La Trobe University


We introduce both the new inception of Law in Context - A Socio-legal Journal and the continuing issue of LiC 36 (1). The editorial provides a brief historical account of the Journal since its inception in the early 1980s, in the context of the evolution of the Law & Society movement. It also describes the changes produced in the digital age by the emergence of the Web of Data, Big Data, and the Internet of Things. The convergence between Law & Society and Artificial Intelligence & Law is also discussed. Finally, we introduce briefly the articles included in this issue.  






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Casanovas P, Chen J, Wishart D. Law in Context for the Digital Age. LiC [Internet]. 2019Aug.30 [cited 2021Jan.23];36(1):3-11. Available from:

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