Analyzing Big Legal Data: Insights from the Russian Jurisdiction

21st November 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Europe/Rome Timezone
Badia Fiesolana - Seminar Room 2
Via dei Roccettini 9
I-50014 San Domenico di Fiesole (FI) - Italy

Lecture by: Vadim Volkov

Commentators:  Giovanni Sartor and Ofra Klein

Vadim Volkov is Rector of the European University at Saint-Petersburg and the Academic Director of the Institute for the Rule of Law of EUSP. His research interests range from the sociology of law to empirical-legal studies, focusing on sentencing disparities, the legal profession, as well as the institutional analysis of law enforcement.

His keynote lecture will analyze the use of ‘big data’ in understanding the behavior of litigators and the judiciary in Russia.