Thursday, May 17, 2012

International Legislation Hackathon: Remote Participants

The International Legislation Unhackathon will be held this Saturday, May 19. It's not too late to sign up for the event at UC Hastings, Denver or Stanford. If you are not in the San Francisco Bay Area or Denver, there are a number of ways to keep track of the events, and to pitch in:


  • Twitter hashtag: #legalhacks
  • Google+ Hangout --- link will be posted on Saturday morning around 11am PST on legalhacks.org
  • View the tutorial video at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=NOb-D1riJD4
  • Also check legalhacks.org for other videos of "Ignite" talks on legislative mark-up
  •  Find a law or bill text, and mark it up using the AKN editor: http://legalhacks.org/Editor/Editor.html 
  • Publish your marked-up bill on legalhacks.org, and tweet out the link along with the #legalhacks hashtag. 
Have questions? Tweet them out with #legalhacks, or write to grant.vergottini at gmail.com or arihershowitz at gmail.com