{"_id":"576eba19f37ab4170014749f","__v":0,"initVersion":{"_id":"57595fb5a2d9990e00a86d77","version":"1.0"},"project":"57595fb5a2d9990e00a86d74","user":{"_id":"57595ebe18760817001e8bc9","username":"","name":"Virgil"},"hidden":false,"createdAt":"2016-06-25T17:06:33.246Z","fullscreen":false,"htmlmode":false,"html":"","body":"Software is eating law.\n\nAt Legalese, computer scientists and lawyers are defining computational law.\n\nAs of April 2016, Legalese's v1 soft beta has supported over $1M in deal volume.\n\nWe are now working on developing a more user-friendly v2.\n\nYou can join our [announcements list](https://groups.google.com/a/lists.legalese.com/d/forum/wellwishers) or our [discussion list](https://groups.google.com/a/lists.legalese.com/d/forum/talk).\n\nBeing an opensource project, Legalese welcomes contributions from developers, domain experts, and entrepreneurial engineers.\n\n## The important stuff\n\n* [Legalese's company structure](https://app.glassfrog.com/organizations/4050)\n* [Team members](https://app.glassfrog.com/circles/11359#_members)\n* [Media kit](https://legalese.com/v1.0/page/media-kit)\n\n\n## About the Team\n\n* Meng Weng Wong - Product Manager\n    v1.0 developer, 3 prior startups, 1 prior OSS project, Angel Investor, CompSci upenn.edu\n\n* Virgil Griffith - Evangelist\n    Previous work: Wikiscanner, Tor2web, OnionLink, Ph.D. Caltech\n\n* Alexis Chun - Lawyer\n   Legal developer, self-taught JavaScript, Team Manager, LL.B Queen Mary University of London\n\n* Ong Chiah Li - Researcher\n    Application domain expert. 6 years experience as associate & funding manager at VC firms.\n\n* Colin Charles - Opensource Big Deal.\n    Previous with MySQL from Series B -> $1B exit.  Advises on commercial strategy.\n\n* Johanan Ottensooser - Lawyer, Evangelist\n    Fintech & regulatory innovation specialist.  L.B. & Economics University of Technology Sydney\n\n* Job Chong - Web+Legal Developer\n    Javascript, D3, Node, JavaScript, Legalese XML, Hearthstone.  LL.B NUS\n\n* Anuj Gupta - Web Developer\n   DevOps specialist.  Javascript, Linux, opensource.\n\n* Vikram Verma - DSL R&D\n    Mathematics, formal logics, functional programming, static analysis, Coq, Agda, Idris, Haskell.","slug":"about","title":"About"}

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Software is eating law. At Legalese, computer scientists and lawyers are defining computational law. As of April 2016, Legalese's v1 soft beta has supported over $1M in deal volume. We are now working on developing a more user-friendly v2. You can join our [announcements list](https://groups.google.com/a/lists.legalese.com/d/forum/wellwishers) or our [discussion list](https://groups.google.com/a/lists.legalese.com/d/forum/talk). Being an opensource project, Legalese welcomes contributions from developers, domain experts, and entrepreneurial engineers. ## The important stuff * [Legalese's company structure](https://app.glassfrog.com/organizations/4050) * [Team members](https://app.glassfrog.com/circles/11359#_members) * [Media kit](https://legalese.com/v1.0/page/media-kit) ## About the Team * Meng Weng Wong - Product Manager v1.0 developer, 3 prior startups, 1 prior OSS project, Angel Investor, CompSci upenn.edu * Virgil Griffith - Evangelist Previous work: Wikiscanner, Tor2web, OnionLink, Ph.D. Caltech * Alexis Chun - Lawyer Legal developer, self-taught JavaScript, Team Manager, LL.B Queen Mary University of London * Ong Chiah Li - Researcher Application domain expert. 6 years experience as associate & funding manager at VC firms. * Colin Charles - Opensource Big Deal. Previous with MySQL from Series B -> $1B exit. Advises on commercial strategy. * Johanan Ottensooser - Lawyer, Evangelist Fintech & regulatory innovation specialist. L.B. & Economics University of Technology Sydney * Job Chong - Web+Legal Developer Javascript, D3, Node, JavaScript, Legalese XML, Hearthstone. LL.B NUS * Anuj Gupta - Web Developer DevOps specialist. Javascript, Linux, opensource. * Vikram Verma - DSL R&D Mathematics, formal logics, functional programming, static analysis, Coq, Agda, Idris, Haskell.