Mr Philip Chung

Philip Chung is Associate Professor of Law at UNSW Australia (The University of New South Wales). He is Executive Director of the Australasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII) and associated projects (including AsianLII, CommonLII and WorldLII). Philip manages the staff and resources of AustLII and jointly oversees the technical development of AustLII’s projects and system administration. He holds degrees in Economics and Law from the University of Sydney, with honours in Computer Science and Operations Research as well as a PhD in Law from UNSW. His research interests include legal research skills, intelligent legal information systems, and computerisation of law.

Book Chapters

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Mowbray A, 2017, 'Free scholarship: Developing a national legal scholarship library', in Peruginelli ; Faro (ed.), Access to legal scholarship: Tools, approaches, technologies, Giappichelli

Chung P; Greenleaf G; Mowbray A, 2016, 'Models for a global system for free access to legal information: the WorldLII approach', in Weth S; Oostrom SV (ed.), Festschrift fur Maximilian Herberger, juris GmbH, pp. 193 - 193

Greenleaf G; Mowbray A; Chung P, 2007, 'Networking LIIs: how free access to law fits together', in Holmes ; Venables (ed.), Legal Web 2007/2008: Legal Information Topics, infolaw Limited

Books

Chung P, 2014, Overcoming technical challenges in developing a global free-access legal information system for research - the WorldLII experience, Verlag Alma Mater

Conference Papers

Mowbray A; Chung P; Greenleaf G, 2009, 'Free-access Case Law Enhancements for Australian Law', in Peruginelli ; Ragona (eds.), Free Access Quality of Information Effectiveness of Rights, European Press Academic Publishing, pp. 285 - 285, presented at Free Access Quality of Information Effectiveness of Rights

Greenleaf G; Vaile D; Chung P, 2005, 'Unlocking IP - National dimensions of public rights and the public domain in Australian copyright', in Canada-Australia Comparative IP & Cyberlaw Conference, University of Ottawa, University of Ottawa

Wittforth A; Chung P; Mowbray A; Greenleaf G, 2004, 'Can One Size Fit All?: AustLII’s Point-in-time Legislation Project', in UTS Law Review, pp. 117 - 117

Greenleaf GW; Chung PT, 2004, 'WorldL11`s International Courts & Tribunals Project - Improving access to decisions on the Internet', in Seminar on International Courts and Tribunals for Practitioners from South-East Asia and the South Pacific Regions, Seminar on International Courts and Tribunals for Practitioners from South-East Asia and the South Pacific Regions, Wellington, New Zealand, presented at Seminar on International Courts and Tribunals for Practitioners from South-East Asia and the South Pacific Regions, Wellington, New Zealand, 28 June - 02 July 2004

Greenleaf GW; Chung PT; Mowbray A, 2003, 'WorldLII: A new home for Commonwealth law online', in 13th Commonwealth Law Conference, 13th Commonwealth Law Conference, Melbourne, presented at 13th Commonwealth Law Conference, Melbourne, 13 - 17 April 2003

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Mowbray A, 2002, 'Free access to law via Internet as a condition of the rule of law in Asian societies: HKLII and WorldLII', in 4th Conference on Asian Jurisprudence, University of Hong Kong, University of Hong Kong

Allen R; Chung P; Mowbray A; Greenleaf G, 2001, 'AustLII’s aide - natural language legislative rulebases', in Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Austin D; Allen R; Mowbray A, 1999, 'With a wysh and a prayer: an experiment in cooperative development of legal knowledges', in Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law

Greenleaf G; Mowbray A; King G; Cant S; Chung P, 1997, 'More than wyshful thinking: AustLII’s legal inferencing via the World Wide Web', in Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law

Journal articles

Greenleaf G; Mowbray A; Chung P, 2018, 'Building sustainable free legal advisory systems: Experiences from the history of AI & law', Computer Law & Security Review, vol. 34, pp. 314 - 326, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clsr.2018.02.007

Mowbray A; Chung P; Greenleaf G, 2016, 'A Free Access, Automated Law Citator with International Scope: The LawCite Project', European Journal of Law and Technology (EJLT), vol. 7

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Mowbray A, 2015, 'Supporting and influencing data privacy practice: The free access International Privacy Law Library', Computer Law & Security Review, vol. 31, pp. 221 - 221

Greenleaf G; Mowbray A; Chung P, 2013, 'The meaning of ’free acess to legal information’: A twenty year evolution', Journal of Open Access to Law (JOAL), vol. 1

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Mowbray A; Salter B, 2012, 'Digitising and searching Australasian colonial legal history (Part 2)', Australian Law Librarian, vol. 20, pp. 223 - 223

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Mowbray A; Salter B, 2012, 'Digitising and searching Australasian colonial legal history (Part 1)', Australian Law Librarian, vol. 20, pp. 133 - 133

Chung P; Greenleaf G; Mowbray A, 2012, 'Searching Legal Information in Multiple Asian Languages', Legal Information Management, vol. 12, pp. 173 - 173

Chung P; Mowbray A; Greenleaf G, 2012, 'Searching Legal Information in Multiple Asian Languages', Legal Information Management, vol. 12, pp. 173 - 184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1472669612000436

Greenleaf G; Vivekanandan VC; Chung P; Singh R; Mowbray A, 2011, 'Challenges for free access in a multi-jurisdictional developing country: Building the Legal Information Institute of India', SCRIPTed, vol. 8, pp. 292 - 292, http://dx.doi.org/10.2966/scrip.080311.292

Greenleaf G; Mowbray A; Chung P, 2011, 'AustLII: Thinking locally, acting globally', Australian Law Librarian, pp. 101 - 101

Greenleaf G; Mowbray A; Chung P, 2010, 'Building a commons for the common law: the Commonwealth Legal Information Institute (CommonLII) four years on', Commonwealth Law Bulletin, vol. 36, pp. 127 - 127

Greenleaf GW; Chung PT; Mowbray A, 2010, 'The Commonwealth Legal Information Institute (CommonLII) after four years progress', Commonwealth Law Bulletin, vol. 36, pp. 127 - 134

Mowbray A; Greenleaf G; Chung P; Austin D, 2007, 'Improving stability and performance of an international network of free access legal information systems', Journal of Information, Law & Technology (JILT), vol. 2

Greenleaf GW; Mowbray A; Chung PT, 2007, 'Challenges in Improving access to Asian Laws: the Asian Legal Information Institute', The Australian Journal of Asian Law, vol. 9, pp. 152 - 175

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Mowbray A, 2006, 'Emerging Global Networks for Free Access to Law', Journal of Electronic Resources in Law Libraries, vol. 1, pp. 1 - 1

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Mowbray A, 2005, 'Responding to the Fragmentation of International Law - WorldLII’s International Courts and Tribunals Project', Canadian Law Library Review, vol. 30, pp. 13 - 13

Wittforth A; Chung P; Greenleaf G; Mowbray A, 2005, 'What was the law at that point in time?', Law Society Journal, vol. 43, pp. 7 - 7

Chung PT; Greenleaf GW; Wittfoth A; Mowbray A, 2005, 'What was the law at that point in time?', Law Society Journal, pp. 2 - 4

Greenleaf G; Mowbray A; Chung P, 2004, 'A New Home for Commonwealth Law: A Proposal for CommonLII', Journal of Information, Law & Technology (JILT), vol. 2

Davis M; Chung P; Greenleaf G; Kwok J, 2004, 'Australian Treaties Library 1901-2003: The Fifth Pillar of Treaties Reform', UTS Law Review, vol. 6, pp. 145 - 145

Greenleaf GW; Mowbray A; Chung PT, 2004, 'A new home online for Commonwealth law: A proposal for a CommonLII', Journal of Information, Law and Technology, vol. 9, pp. 1 - 30

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Allen R; Davis M, 2002, 'World Law: Finding Law After Google', UTS Law Review, vol. 4, pp. 11 - 11

Greenleaf G; Chung P; Mowbray A; Chow KP; Pun KH, 2002, 'The Hong Kong Legal Information Institute (HKLII): Its Roles in Free Access to Global Law Via the Internet', Hong Kong Law Journal, vol. 32, pp. 401 - 401

McCann S; Greenleaf G; Chung P; Austin D; Moore T, 2000, 'Reconciliation Online: Reflection and Possibilities', Journal of Information, Law & Technology, vol. 2

Greenleaf G; Austin D; Chung P; Mowbray A, 2000, 'Solving the Problems of Finding Law on the Web: World Law and DIAL', Journal of Information, Law & Technology, vol. 1

Allen R; Greenleaf G; Chung P; Austin D; Mowbray A, 2000, 'With a Wysh and a Prayer: An Experiment in Cooperative Development and Legal Knowledgebases', Journal of Information, Law & Technology (JILT), vol. 2

Austin D; Mowbray A; Chung P, 2000, 'Scalability of Web Resources for Law: AustLII’s Technical Road Map: Past, Presentand Future', UTS Law Review, vol. 2, pp. 88 - 88

Chung P; Austin D; Mowbray A, 2000, 'A Defence of Plain HTML for Law: AustLII’s Approach to Standards', Journal of Information, Law & Technology, vol. 1