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Is social media challenging the authority of the judiciary? Rethinking the effectiveness of anonymised and super injunctions in the age of the internet
While freedom of expression has a long and well-established constitutional foundation as a self-governing concept, the right to privacy is a relatively recent norm in the constitutional orientation of the United Kingdom. ...
Driving a wedge between friends? : The Court of Justice of the EU and its citizens in the case of welfare benefits
It is widely acknowledged that the Lisbon Treaty entering into force at the end of 2009 sparked the beginning of a potential constitutionalisation of the EU fundamental rights rhetoric. This is mainly due to the Charter ...
National Sovereignty over Natural Resources, Environmental Challenges and Sustainable Development
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016-11-25)
Environmental interdependencies place undeniable pressures and challenges on the cardinal principle of state sovereignty and in particular on the principle of national sovereignty over natural resources. This chapter ...
The Best Approach to Adverse Possession, and the Decline of Factual Possession
An article exploring the decline of factual possession since the R. (on the application of Best) v The Chief Land Registrar.
Legal Risk Management, Governance & Compliance - Interdisciplinary Case Studies from Leading Experts
(Globe Law and Business, 2016-10-31)
Charting key cases that have occurred internationally over the past two decades, the case-study companion-volume to Wild and Weinstein’s Guide to Best Practice provides the next level of critical analysis and legal commentary ...
Analysing The Corporate Social Responsibility Strategies by Extractive Multinational Corporations in Cameroon
Extractive industries are by their nature capital intensive, requiring both human and technical competence. This has necessitated the domination of the industry by Multinational Corporations from developed countries who ...
Refining the traditional flipped-classroom model to optimise student performance on undergraduate degree programmes
A paper which advocates the use of online lectures and face-to face workshops, together with an innovative third element – the skills-based face-to-face lecture – which is designed to improve and enhance students’ critical ...
Criminal copyright proposals: are they appropriate in the information era?
There has been an increasing tendency to implement criminal IP provisions into UK law. Much of the pressure for this has come from the European Union, since the majority of its member states have existing IP systems which ...
Ex ante governance controls on non-executive director self-interest: empirical evidence on multiple directorships 2006-2010 in the UK
Formal independence of non-executive directors should not be used as a mask for a potential problem of self-interest, as it can occur in many forms. While laws regulate more severe forms of self-interest, little attention ...