40th anniversary dinner of the Society of Computers and Law

40th anniversary dinner of the Society of Computers and Law

On the evening of 5 December 2013, a date that will now also be remembered for the death of Nelson Mandela, around 170 people gathered at the Houses of Parliament for the sold-out 40th anniversary dinner of the Society of Computers and Law which was sponsored by LexisNexis.  The dinner took place in the Members’ Dining Room, thanks to the sponsorship of the Rt Hon Lord Hunt of Wirral, an exciting and elegant venue and one that was both familiar and new to me.  I had not visited the Houses of Parliament (Palace of Westminster) before and it was fascinating to see the inside of the building with the original Westminster Hall, started in 1097 by William Rufus, and the rest of the building that was rebuilt in the nineteenth century after a devastating fire in 1834 which destroyed the medieval Palace.

The Houses were busy with several events and it was entertaining trying to celebrity/politician-spot while we were waiting (we saw Nick Robinson recording his section for the B

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