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 August 29th Institute of Legal Informatics will hold a conference on New Technology Governance. Participation of the conference is free and accessible to the public.

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

The EU Commission has appointed Prof. Borges, Managing Director of the Institute of Legal Informatics as a member of the New Technology formation of the newly formed Expert Group on Liability and New Technologies. This Expert Group will look at issues of AI, robotics, The Internet of Things and Industry 4.0. In particular, it will focus on the development of a liability framework and other legal instruments for new technologies.

Verifi-eID

In this BMBF-subsidised project, the Chair of Prof Borges is examining challenges and solutions relating to the conclusive verification of electronic identities in reliable Cloud Systems. 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...

Copyright © 2020 Institute for Legal Informatics.

We use cookies on our website. Some of them are essential for the operation of the site, while others help us to improve this site and the user experience (tracking cookies). You can decide for yourself whether you want to allow cookies or not. Please note that if you reject them, you may not be able to use all the functionalities of the site.

Ok