Journal Papers under Review

Technical Reports

Journals and Book Chapters

  • T.J.M Bench-Capon and Sanjay Modgil. Norms and Value Based Reasoning: Justifying Compliance and Violation. In: Artificial Intelligence and Law . 25(1), 29–64 2017.

  • S. Modgil, N. Oren,  N. Faci,  F. Meneguzzi,  S. Miles and M. Luck. Monitoring Compliance with E-Contracts and Norms. In: Artificial Intelligence and Law . 23(2), 161-196, 2015.

  • Felipe Meneguzzi, Sanjay Modgil, Nir Oren, Simon Miles, Michael Luck, Noura Faci. Applying electronic contracting to the aerospace aftercare domain. In: Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 25(7): 1471-1487, 2012.

  • Simon Miles, Nir Oren, Michael Luck, Sanjay Modgil, Felipe Meneguzzi, Nora Faci, Camden Holt and Gary Vickers. Electronic Business Contracts between Services. In: Handbook of Research on P2P and Grid Systems for Service-Oriented Computing: Models, Methodologies and Applications, N.Antonopolous, 732-747 IGI Global, 2009.

  • Refereed conference and Workshop papers


  • T, Bench-Capon and S, Modgil. When and How to Violate Norms., In: JURIX 2016, 43-52, 2016.

  • T.J.M. Bench-Capon and S.Modgil. Rules are Made to be Broken., In: AIJ4 - Artificial Intelligence for Justice (Workshop at the 22nd European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2016).


  • Chopra, A. K., Oren, N., Modgil, S., Desai, N., Miles, S., Luck, M., Singh, M. P Analyzing Contract Robustness through a Model of Commitments. In Weyns, D. & Gleizes, M. P. (eds.). Agent-Oriented Software Engineering XI. Springer, Vol. 6788 LNCS, p. 17-36, 2011
  • 2010

  • N. Griffiths, K-M. Chao, S. Miles, S.Modgil, N. Oren, M. Luck, K-J. Lin,Future Directions. In: N. Griffiths and K-M. Chao (eds.), Agent-Based Service-Oriented Computing. , 253 - 269, Springer, 2010.

  • P. Groth, S. Miles, S. Modgil, N. Oren, M. Luck, and Y. Gil. Determining the Trustworthiness of New Electronic Contracts. In: Proc. 10th International Workshop on Engineering Societies in the Agents’ World (ESAW09), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5881, 132-147, Springer 2009.

  • 2009

  • T.J.M. Bench-Capon and S. Modgil. Case Law in Extended Argumentation Frameworks. In: Twelfth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law (ICAIL 2009), 118-127 ,Barcelona, June 2009.

  • S. Modgil, N. Faci, F. Meneguzzi, N. Oren, S. Miles, M. Luck. A Framework for Monitoring Agent-Based Normative Systems. In: Eighth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS09), 153-160, Budapest, Hungary, 2009.

  • F. R. Meneguzzi, S. Modgil, N. Oren, S.Miles, M. Luck, N. Faci, C. Holt, M. Smith. Monitoring and Explanation of Contract Execution: A Case Study in the Aerospace Domain. In: Eighth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS09), Industry and Applications Track, Budapest, Hungary, 2009.


  • N. Faci, S. Modgil, N. Oren, F. Meneguzzi, S. Miles, M. Luck. Towards a Monitoring Framework for Agent-Based Contract Systems. In: Twelfth International Workshop on Cooperative Information Agents (CIA 2008), pp 292 - 305, Prague, Czech Republic, Sept. 2008.

  • N. Oren, S. Panagiotidi, J. Vazquez-Saceda, S. Modgil, S. Miles, M. Luck. Towards a Formalisation of Electronic Contract Environments. In: Coordination, Organizations, Institutions and Norms (COIN@AAAI), pages 61-68, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 2008.

  • F. R. Meneguzzi, S. Miles, M. Luck, C. Holt, M. Smith, N. Oren, N. Faci, M. Kollingbaum and S. Modgil. Electronic contracting in aircraft aftercare: A case study. In: Proc. Seventh International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS08), Industry and Applications Track, pp 63-70, Estoril, Portugal, 2008.

  • Simon Miles, Nir Oren, Mike Luck, Sanjay Modgil, Noura Faci, Camden Holt, Gary Vickers. Modelling and Administration of Contract-Based Systems. In: Symposium on Behaviour Regulation in Multi-Agent Systems (BrMAS 2008), Aberdeen, Scotland, April 1-4, 2008.