• Coronavirus update
    Coronavirus update
    Since 17th March, Saarland University has been suspended and work on campus has largely ceased. The staff of the Institute for Legal Informatics are continuing to work as best as they can remotely.
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  • Summer School 2020
    Summer School 2020

    Following the success of our Summer Schools in 2017, 2018 and 2019, we will again be running an international Summer School "IT- Law and Legal Informatics" at Saarland University in Saarbrücken. The Summer School is open to young researchers from across the globe. 

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  • Hit the ground running in IT Law: IT-Recht.Karriere
    Hit the ground running in IT Law: IT-Recht.Karriere

    Information about continuing- and further education, available study programmes and a built-in job search function – And all of this customised for IT Law. Through IT-Recht.Karriere, the Institute of Legal Informatics offers users a unique career portal for IT-Law.

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  • The Institute of Legal Informatics
    The Institute of Legal Informatics

    The Institute of Legal Informatics is one of Germany's leading teaching and research institutions in the field of Legal Informatics. It is inter-disciplinary and well-connected internationally.

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News and Events

Dear visitors of our website!

Since 17th March, Saarland University has been suspended and work on campus has largely ceased. The staff of the Institute for Legal Informatics are continuing to work as best as they can remotely.

Contact to the Institute is limited, and meetings in person are not possible currently. You can however reach us by telephone from 8-12 a.m. on +49 681 302 3105 or by e-mail.

Stay healthy!
Prof. Dr Georg. Borges

From the 5th to the 7th of February 2020 the congress of corporate lawyers took place in Berlin. Together with Björn Böker, VDI, Prof. Dr. Georg Borges presented the topic "The development and operation of a legal testbed as a virtual sandbox- a stress test for digital legal issues", the project "Recht- Testbed Industrie 4.0", in which the Institut of Legal Informatics is significantly involved in. 

The slides of the lecture of Prof. Dr. Georg Borges can be found here

On the 21st of Januay 2020 the event "Liability and new technologies" took place at the state representation of Saarland in Brussels. Prof. Dr. Dirk Staudenmeyer from the Directorate- General for Legal Affairs of the EU Commission and Prof. Dr. Georg Borges spoke on the report of the Expert Group liability and new technologies- new technology formation. 

The slides of the lecture of Prof. Dr. Borges can be found here

Certificate in "IT-Law and Legal Informatics"

The Certificate certifies instruction in the digital society's legal questions and technical principles.

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The Institute

Is one of Germany's leading research institutions in the field of IT-Law and Legal Informatics.

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Institute Newsletter

The Institute of Legal Informatics has its own Newsletter which will keep you up-to-date with all of the Institute’s current developments and events.

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SyncEnc

In this BMBF-subsidised project, the Chair of Prof. Borges is examining the legal questions raised by collaborative working on encrypted documents. More information...

VERTRAG

In the BMBF-subsidised project »Trustworthy exchange of intellectual property in industry«, the Chair of Prof Borges is answering open legal questions relating to Enterprise Rights Management. More information...

Legal Aspects of Cloud Computing

A total of 13 papers have been published as part of the BMWi's technology programme »Trusted Cloud«. The papers serve as an introduction to the legal aspects of Cloud Computing, answer a number of legal questions and offer potential new solutions to previously unsolved issues. You can download and order copies of these papers. More information...

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