The First Ever In-depth Phenomenological Exploration of Participants' Journey in Mediation

Dr Timea Tallodi, Lecturer in Law at the University of Essex, published a book titled How Parties Experience Mediation: An Interview Study on Relationship Changes in Workplace Mediation (Springer, 2019). Dr Tallodi’s book is a detailed report of the first study in the literature that uses in-depth interviews with mediation parties and the qualitative methodology … Continue reading The First Ever In-depth Phenomenological Exploration of Participants' Journey in Mediation

Reforming the Computer Misuse Act 1990

Dr Audrey Guinchard, Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Essex, is delighted to attend at Westminster today’s launch event for ‘Reforming the Computer Misuse Act 1990’. The reform project was undertaken by the Criminal Law Reform Now Network (CRLN Network), headed by Dr John Child (University of Birmingham), upon Audrey’s proposal to tackle, … Continue reading Reforming the Computer Misuse Act 1990

Corporate Social Responsibility as Obligated Internalisation of Social Costs

Dr Onyeka Osuji, Reader in Law at the University of Essex, recently co-authored a paper on 'Corporate Social Responsibility as Obligated Internalisation of Social Costs' together with A Johnston, K Amaeshi, and E Adegbite. The authors propose that corporations should be subject to a legal obligation to identify and internalise their social costs or negative externalities. … Continue reading Corporate Social Responsibility as Obligated Internalisation of Social Costs

Peak-Plastic at a Planetary Scale: Special Issue on Designing Law and Policy Towards Managing Plastics in a Circular Economy

Birsha Ohdedar, Lecturer in Law at the University of Essex, co-edited a new publication on Designing Law and Policy Towards Managing Plastics in a Circular Economy, a special issue of the Law, Environment and Development (LEAD) Journal. The edition was co-edited with Dr. Lovleen Bhullar, University of Edinburgh, Prof. Philippe Cullet and Dr. Feja Lesneiwska, … Continue reading Peak-Plastic at a Planetary Scale: Special Issue on Designing Law and Policy Towards Managing Plastics in a Circular Economy

Reporting as a Means to Protect and Promote Human Rights? The EU Non- Financial Reporting Directive

Dr Johanna Hoekstra, Lecturer in Law at the University of Essex, published an article with Professor Olga Martin-Ortega, Director of the Business, Human Rights and Environment Research Group at the University of Greenwich, entitled Reporting as a Means to Protect and Promote Human Rights? The EU Non- Financial Reporting Directive. The article was published in … Continue reading Reporting as a Means to Protect and Promote Human Rights? The EU Non- Financial Reporting Directive

Visiting the Shanghai Stock Exchange to discuss Capital Market Issues between China and the UK

Dr Huang hitting the iconic gong, a practice in China to celebrate a successful IPO Dr Flora Huang, Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Essex, visited the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) in China between 21-25 October 2019. This research visit, which is funded by the British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship, aims to promote research … Continue reading Visiting the Shanghai Stock Exchange to discuss Capital Market Issues between China and the UK