Round One Winners

Published February 26, 2018

  • Location
    Project Description
  • *Remote Participation*
    Law & Complex Systems @ NCBJ
    Addressing a lack of a cryptographic proof, in Polish (and EU) legal ecosystem, of a Value Added TAX payer status of business partner, using blockchain.
  • Argentina - Buenos Aires
    Un sistema de aprendizaje automático que crea, gestiona, administra y revisa contratos, combinado con un mercado que permite su compra y venta.

    English: A Machine Learning System that creates, manages, administrates and reviews contracts, combined with a marketplace that allows their purchase and sale.
  • Australia - Melbourne
    ANIKA Legal provides a solution designed to both improve access to justice and provide practical legal training to law students. ANIKA connects clients seeking legal advice with law students, who will work with ANIKA’s artificial intelligence and human supervising solicitors to provide assessable advice to clients.

    ANIKA anonymises client data and stores it on a permissioned blockchain.This guarantees the privacy of client information, automates conflict checks and builds a repository of data which will enable ANIKA's intelligence to improve.
  • Australia - Sydney
    A platform for legal agents and lawyers to connect for listing allocations and to streamline payments
  • Brazil - Belo Horizonte
    A platform as a service that provide a fast, accurate and intelligent way to analyze and summarize contracts during a due diligence process, applying artificial intelligence to process Brazilian Portuguese language.
  • Brazil - Florianópolis
    An innovative solution for remote presentation to justice in a secure and fast way.
  • Canada - Calgary, AB
    (Winner Not Submitted)
  • Canada - Montréal, QC
    (Canada - Montreal, QC)
    Projet de coopérative de solidarité rassemblant une communauté de justiciables, de juristes et de travailleur(e)s pour faciliter le processus juridique grâce à une plateforme web qui offre une orientation personnalisée au justiciable et un système de référence vers diverses ressources juridiques

    English: A coop that brings together a community of litigants, lawyers and workers to guide people through the legal process. Guidance is offered through a web platform that presents legal information based on free-text descriptions of legal problems and automated reference service.
  • Canada - Ottawa, ON
    Voice-driven contracts
  • Canada - Toronto, ON
    Trademark Pro
    Trademark pre-scanning. Machine learning algorithm.
  • Canada - Vancouver, BC
    AH (aka Ambiguity Highlighter)
    Highlighting ambiguous text in contracts
  • 中国 - 广州
    (China - Guangzhou)
    法狗狗 (Far-Go-Go)

    English: We built a new platform based on blockchain and AI technologies , providing one-stop images copyright protection for Chinese users
  • China - Hong Kong
    Decoding Law
    A machine learning powred browser plugin that helps people to read and understand legislation. It breaks down complex legislative drafting into simple language and explains defined terms, which is particularly useful to unrepresented litigants.
  • 中国 - 上海
    (China - Shanghai)

    English: Sentencing Assistant System Based on Machine Learning and Knowledge Graph
  • Egypt - Alexandria
    Elzero Team
    It a solution that will contact the user with the lawyer dependent on lawyer rate and specialize and user location to get most nearly lawyer in his location and give the lawyer the permission to finish his job freelancing.
  • Germany - Berlin
    Find consensus between parties of a dispute through a digital, algorithmic mediation process
  • Hungary - Budapest
    Discovery GDPR application - the idea is to create an mobile application, through which user can ask for the data/info stored about them at different data controllers, also through the app, user can request deletion of all data. The app receives and process data given about the user and create visual information about for example profiling info, etc.
  • India - New Delhi
    (Winner Not Submitted)
  • Israel - Tel Aviv - Jaffa
    A bot which enables people to file independent claims at Israel's labor courts
  • Italy - Milan
    Discussion Group Only
    Location was a discussion group only, it did not compete in the Global Legal Hackathon.
  • Nigeria - Lagos
    Team Lemon
    Project Lemonaid. Electronically facilitate access to criminal justice by increasing the turnaround time for delivery of pro-bono legal services through collating, analyzing, and collaborating on existing case data.
  • Poland - Warsaw
    NGO, App that enables free legal assistance from young lawyers for woman violence.
  • Romania - Bucharest
    Crowd Case
    Building an online marketplace for litigation investment, targeting the EU market where investors can bid financial resources in exchange for a percentage in the settlement earnings, thus creating an ecosystem where we bridge the gap between plaintiffs, investors and lawyers.
  • Singapore - Singapore
    Smart document organization that suits your needs - visual representation of relationships between documents, dynamic checklists, document management system
  • South Africa - Johannesburg
    SoLaw is a social media-style platform which provides access to legal resources and facilitates interactions with legal professionals at an affordable price for end users, while reducing the cost of acquisition and case loads for lawyers.
  • Spain - Madrid
    Panopticon is a blockchain based solution to provide certainty on employment and human rights compliance across cross-border supply chains. Our team has the ambition to support the efforts of multinationals to end abusive labor conditions. This solution gathers data on site in order to guarantee the efficient enforcement of contractual clauses through smart contracts. In particular, clauses embedded in supply agreements entered into between multinational companies and subcontractors based in jurisdictions without reliable enforcement mechanisms.
  • Sweden - Stockholm
    An innovative AI-powered language-agnostic app for fast and reliable legal advice.
  • Ukraine - Kharkiv
    Law and Events
    Dive in law events, be close to justice
  • United Arab Emirates - Dubai
    (Winner Not Submitted)
  • United Kingdom - London
    Team PM
    A blockchain enabled tool to manage workflow in developing ideas for new innovations to fully formed business propositions and for partners to vote on which ideas should receive investment. The tool could also be used for partners to quickly and easily vote on other issues too, making it easier to engage them as business owners and enhance governance.
  • USA - Boston, MA
    Team I95
    The project uses browser extensions to capture questions and answers and store them securely in the cloud. Other organizations with the extension can auto populate similar questions significantly reducing client frustration and intake time.
  • USA - Chicago, IL
    Using an ALA-developed code set to automatically capture and record process and task data to improve the efficiency, quality and value of delivering legal services.
  • USA - Cleveland, OH
    Our mission is to provide a clear understanding of how to choose and verify appropriate use of INCOterms when buying or selling across international borders to more accurately capture costs and risks. INCOtelligent smart contracts help your business navigate INCOterms for international purchasing contracts. By using a set of guided questions, INCOtelligent smart contracts help you select the right INCOterm for your business
  • USA - Dayton, OH
    Low income, self-help tool to help young lawyers be more effective on pro bono cases.
  • USA - Denver, CO
    Grading contracts for the greater good.
  • USA - Los Angeles, CA
    The product helps people who have been convicted of a misdemeanor for marijuana use file an expungement automatically using an online application that simplifies the process.
  • USA - New York, NY
    Rights Now
    Siri for legal
  • USA - Provo, UT
    Legal Concierge
    A chat bot that answers the fundamental question: do I need a lawyer?
  • USA - San Francisco, CA
    Spicekit is a decentralized platform that enables collective legal action by deploying secure smart-contract-bounties and streamlining collection of evidence. The platform is a trustless way to fund class action lawsuits - we are starting with fraudulent-ICOs.
  • USA - Seattle, WA
    Blockchain enabled bodycam footage upload and storage for police and lawsuit evidentiary matters.
  • USA - State College, PA
    Quick and efficient way to simplify written and verbal notes for international law students.