Received: August 30, 2019, Date of publication: September 25, 2019
Acknowledgments: This edition and the launch of LiC is partially funded by a La Trobe University Research Infrastructure Plan grant.
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Suggested citation: P. Casanovas, J. Chen and D. Wishart (2019). Editorial: Law in Context for a Digital Age. Law in Context 36 (1): 3-11. DOI: http://doi.org/10.26826/law-in-context.v36i1.91.
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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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