Book Chapters and Articles

Rob Waller, Helena Haapio & Stefania Passera: Contract Simplification: the Why and the How. Contracting Excellence Journal, 24 July 2017.

Helena Haapio & Thomas D. Barton: Business-Friendly Contracting: How Simplification and Visualization Can Help Bring It to Practice, in Kai Jacob, Dierk Schindler & Roger Strathausen (Eds.), Liquid Legal – Transforming Legal into a Business Savvy, Information Enabled and Performance Driven Industry. Springer International Publishing 2017, pp. 371–396.

Gerlinde Berger-Walliser, Thomas D. Barton & Helena Haapio: From Visualization to Legal Design: A Collaborative and Creative Process. American Business Law Journal, Vol. 54, No. 2, 2017, pp. 347–392. Manuscript available at SSRN.

Helena Haapio, Daniela Alina Plewe & Robert de Rooy: Contract Continuum: From Text to Images, Comics and Code. Jusletter IT, 23 February 2017. Manuscript available at SSRN.

James Hazard & Helena Haapio: Wise Contracts: Smart Contracts that Work for People and Machines. Jusletter IT, 23 February 2017. Manuscript available at SSRN.

Marika Salo & Helena Haapio: Robo-Advisors and Investors: Enhancing Human-Robot Interaction Through Information Design. Jusletter IT, 23 February 2017. Manuscript available at SSRN.

Pirjo-Leena Forsström, Helena Haapio & Stefania Passera: FAIR Design Jam: A Case Study on Co-Creating Communication About FAIR Data Principles. Jusletter IT, 23 February 2017. Manuscript available at SSRN

Thorsten Schoormann, Ralf Knackstedt & Helena Haapio: Modeling and Visualization in Law: Past, Present and Future. Jusletter IT, 23 February 2017.

Robert Waller, Jenny Waller, Helena Haapio, Gary Crag & Sandi Morrisseau: Cooperation through Clarity: Designing Simplified Contracts. Journal of Strategic Contracting and Negotiation, Vol. 2, Issue 1–2 (Special Issue: Contracting for Innovation and Innovating Contracts), 2016, pp. 48–68.

Thomas D. Barton, Gerlinde Berger-Walliser & Helena Haapio: Contracting for Innovation and Innovating Contracts: an Overview and Introduction to the Special IssueJournal of Strategic Contracting and Negotiation, Vol. 2, Issue 1–2 (Special Issue: Contracting for Innovation and Innovating Contracts), 2016, pp. 3–9.

Helena Haapio & Margaret Hagan: Design Patterns for Contracts. Jusletter IT, 25 February, 2016. Manuscript available at SSRN

Helena Haapio, Daniela Alina Plewe & Robert de Rooy: Next Generation Deal Design – Comics and Visual Platforms for Contracting. Jusletter IT, 25 February, 2016. Manuscript available at SSRN

Marika Salo, Helena Haapio & Stefania Passera: Putting Financial Regulation to Work: Using Simplification and Visualization for Consumer-Friendly Information. Jusletter IT, 25 February, 2016. Manuscript available at SSRN

Thomas D. Barton, Helena Haapio & Tatiana Borisova: Flexibility and Stability in Contracts. Lapland Law Review, Issue 2, 2015, pp. 8–28. Special Issue “Flexibility in Contracting”.

Michael Curtotti, Helena Haapio & Stefania Passera: Interdisciplinary Cooperation in Legal Design and Communication. Jusletter IT, 26 February, 2015. Manuscript available at SSRN.

Christina Ramberg & Helena Haapio: Making Contracts Work: Playing a Game for Enhanced Managerial-Legal Collaboration. Jusletter IT, 26 February 2015.

Meng Weng Wong, Helena Haapio, Sebastiaan Deckers & Sidhi Dhir: Computational Contract Collaboration and Construction. Jusletter IT, 26 February 2015. Manuscript available at SSRN.

Helena Haapio: Using the CISG Proactively. In Larry A. DiMatteo (ed.), International Sales Law – A Global Challenge. Cambridge University Press, New York 2014, pp. 704–724.

Stefania Passera, Helena Haapio & Michael Curtotti: Making the Meaning of Contracts Visible – Automating Contract Visualization. Jusletter IT, 20 February 2014. Manuscript available at SSRN.

Helena Haapio: Lawyers as Designers, Engineers and Innovators: Better Legal Documents through Information Design and Visualization. Jusletter IT, 20 February 2014. Manuscript available at SSRN.

Helena Haapio: Visualising Contracts for Better Business. In D. J. B. Svantesson & S. Greenstein (eds.), Internationalisation of Law in the Digital Information Society. Nordic Yearbook of Law and Informatics 2010–2012. Ex Tuto Publishing, Copenhagen 2013, pp. 285–310. Also published in Spanish, see below “Visualizando los contratos para mejorar los negocios”.

Helena Haapio: Contract Clarity and Usability through Visualization. In Francis T. Marchese & Ebad Banissi (eds.), Knowledge Visualization Currents: From Text to Art to Culture. Springer-Verlag, London 2013, pp. 63–84.

Thomas Barton, Gerlinde Berger-Walliser & Helena Haapio: Visualization: Seeing Contracts for What They Are, and What They Could Become. Journal of Law, Business and Ethics, Vol. 19, 2013, pp. 47–63.

Helena Haapio: Proactive Contracting: Using Contracts for Business Success and Problem Prevention. In International Contract Manual – Contract Checklists. Supplement 12/2013, Thomson Reuters.

Stefania Passera & Helena Haapio: The Quest for Clarity – How Visualization Improves the Usability and User Experience of Contracts. In M. L. Huang & W. Huang (eds), Innovative Approaches of Data Visualisation and Visual Analytics. Advances in Data Mining and Database Management (ADMDM) Series. IGI Global, Hershey, PA 2013, pp. 191–217.

Helena Haapio: Visualizando los contratos para mejorar los negocios. Foro de Derecho Mercantil-Revista Internacional, Issue 39, Abril-Junio 2013, pp. 71–96. Legis. Spanish translation of the article Visualising Contracts for Better Business, see above

Stefania Passera & Helena Haapio: Transforming Contracts from Legal Rules to User-centered Communication Tools: a Human-Information Interaction Challenge. Communication Design Quarterly, Vol. 1, Issue 3, April 2013, pp. 38–45

Helena Haapio: Designing Readable Contracts: Goodbye to Legal Writing – Welcome to Information Design and Visualization. Jusletter IT, 20 February 2013.

Larry A. DiMatteo, George Siedel & Helena Haapio: Strategic Contracting: Examining the Business-Legal Interface. In G. Berger-Walliser & K. Østergaard (eds), Proactive Law in a Business Environment. DJOF Publishing, Copenhagen 2012, pp. 59–106.

Katri Rekola & Helena Haapio: Better Business through Proactive Productization and Visualization of Contracts. Contracting Excellence, June/July 2009, pp. 17–19. IACCM

Helena Haapio: Contractual Risk Management: not just a matter for lawyers! Risk Consulting Magazine 2/2007, pp. 22–24, and If P&C Insurance & Liability Newsletter, 5 November 2007, If P&C Insurance (also published in Swedish and Finnish)

Helena Haapio: Introduction to Proactive Law: A Business Lawyer’s View. In Peter Wahlgren (ed.), A Proactive Approach, Scandinavian Studies in Law, Vol. 49, Stockholm 2006, pp. 21–34.
Helena Haapio: Business Success and Problem Prevention through Proactive Contracting. In Peter Wahlgren (ed.), A Proactive Approach, Scandinavian Studies in Law, Vol. 49, Stockholm 2006, pp. 149–194.

For more book chapters and articles, see Helena Haapio’s publications at SSRN, Academia.edu and ResearchGate.