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IT and Media Law

Paolo Cavaliere, Lecturer in Digital Media and IT Law

Rachael Craufurd-Smith, Reader in EU Law

Judith Rauhofer, Senior Lecturer in IT Law

Burkhard Schafer, Professor of Computational Legal Theory

Lachlan Urquhart, Lecturer in Technology Law

Journal articles

Glawischnig-Piesczek v Facebook on the Expanding Scope of Internet Service Providers’ Monitoring Obligations (C‑18/18 Glawischnig-Piesczek v Facebook Ireland).
Cavaliere, Paolo. In: European Data Protection Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 4, 20.12.2019, p. 573-578. View article

Big data enters environmental law.
Lajaunie, Claire; Schafer, Burkhard; Mazzega, Pierre. In: Transnational Environmental Law, Vol. 8, No. 3, 31.10.2019. View article

Fake news, French law and democratic legitimacy : Lessons for the United Kingdom?
Craufurd-Smith, Rachael. In: Journal of Media Law, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2019, p. 52-81. View article

Digital platforms and the rise of global regulation of hate speech.
Cavaliere, Paolo. In: Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 8, No. 2, 24.08.2019. View article

Open and Fair Trial in the Social Media Era: An Insurmountable Conflict or an Emerging Opportunity?
Schafer, Burkhard; Georgiou, Lamprini. In: European Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 10, No. 1, 01.05.2019. View article

‘This time with feeling?’: Assessing EU data governance implications of out of home appraisal based emotional AI.
McStay, A ; Urquhart, Lachlan. In: First Monday, Vol. 24, No. 10, 07.10.2019. View article

Responsible domestic robotics : Exploring ethical implications of robots in the home.
Urquhart, Lachlan; Reedman-Flint, Dominic; Leesakul, Natalie. In: Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society, 31.05.2019. View article

Adaptive architecture and personal data.
Urquhart, Lachlan; Schnädelbach, H ; Jäger , N.
In: ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, Vol. 26, No. 2, 12, 03.2019. View article

Performing the future: Risk, uncertainty & artistic process.
Jacobs, Rachel; Abbott, Frank; Urquhart, Lachlan; Price, Dominic. In: Journal of risk research, 17.02.2019. View article

Adaptive Architecture: Regulating human building interaction.
Urquhart, Lachlan; Schnädelbach, Holger; Jäger, Nils.
In: International Review of Law, Computers and Technology, 03.02.2019. View article

Book chapters

The man who wasn't there again : Creative informatics and legal AI. 
Schafer, Burkhard.  International Trends in Legal Informatics: Festschrift für Erich Schweighofe. ed.
Walter Hoetzendorfer; Christof Tschohl; Franz Kummer. Bern : Weblaw AG, Bern, 2020. p. 293-320. View chapter

On living and undead Wills : ZombAIs, technology and the future of inheritance law. 
Schafer, Burkhard. Future Law: Emerging Technology, Regulation and Ethics. ed.
Lilian Edwards; Burkhard Schafer; Edina Harbinja. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2020. p. 225-261 (Future Law). View chapter

Craufurd-Smith, Rachael. The Oxford Handbook of International Cultural Heritage Law. ed.
Francesco Francioni; Ana Filipa Vrdoljak. Oxford University Press, 2019. (Oxford Handbooks in Law). View chapter

La protection des mineurs dans l'audiovisuel Européen.
Craufurd-Smith, Rachael; Favreau, Amélie. La Propriété Intellectuelle en Dehors de ses Frontières. ed.
Amelie Favreau. ist. ed. France : Larcier, 2019. p. 146-162. View chapter

Data protection, certification and the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Schafer, Burkhard; Henderson, Tristan. Regulating Industrial Internet Through IPR, Data Protection and Competition Law. ed.
Rosa Maria Ballardini; Petri Kuoppamäki; Olli Pitkänen. Alphen: Wolters Kluwer, 2019. p. 207-234. View chapter

MeMa: Designing the memory machine.
Urquhart, Lachlan; Price, Dominic; Perez Vallejos, Elvira; Darzentas, Dimitrios Paris; Martindale, Sarah; Chadborn, Neil; Jacobs, Rachel. Proceedings for ACM Designing Interaction Systems. ACM, 2019. View chapter

Domesticating data : Socio-legal perspectives on smart homes & good data design.
Urquhart, Lachlan; Goulden, Murray; Flintham, Martin; Price, Dominic.
Good Data. ed.
Angela Daly; S. Kate Devitt; Monique Mann. 2019. View chapter

Edited Collections

Future Law : Emerging Technologies, Regulation and Ethics.
Edwards, Lilian (Editor); Schafer, Burkhard (Editor); Harbinja, Edina (Editor). Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2020. 408 p. (Future Law). View collection

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