Automatically identifying eviction cases and outcomes within case law of Dutch Courts of First Instance

Masha Medvedeva*, Thijmen Dam, Martijn Wieling, Michel Vols

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Abstract

In this paper we attempt to identify eviction judgements within all case law published by Dutch courts in order to automate data collection, previously conducted manually. To do so we performed two experiments. The first focused on identifying judgements related to eviction, while the second focused on identifying the outcome of the cases in the judgements (eviction vs. dismissal of the landlord’s claim). In the process of conducting the experiments for this study, we have created a manually annotated dataset with eviction-related judgements and their outcomes.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLegal Knowledge and Information Systems
EditorsErich Schweighofer
PublisherIOS Press
Pages13-22
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-64368-253-2
ISBN (Print)978-1-64368-252-5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2021
EventJURIX 2021: The Thirty-fourth Annual Conference - Vilnius, Lithuania
Duration: 8-Dec-202110-Dec-2021

Publication series

NameFrontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications
PublisherIOS Press
Volume346
ISSN (Print)0922-6389
ISSN (Electronic)1879-8314

Conference

ConferenceJURIX 2021: The Thirty-fourth Annual Conference
Country/TerritoryLithuania
CityVilnius
Period08/12/202110/12/2021

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