Future Law: Emerging Technology, Regulation and Ethics (Hardcover)

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By Burkhard Schafer (Editor), Edina Harbinja (Editor), Lilian Edwards (Editor)
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How can law ethically regulate a future of fast-changing technologies?

From recent inventions to science fiction, Future Law explores how law, ethics and regulation must respond to new technologies that challenge the boundaries of our ethics.

About the Author

Lilian Edwards is Chair of Law, Innovation and Society at Newcastle University. Her principal research interests are in the law relating to the Internet, the Web and new technologies, with a European and comparative focus. She also has close links with the Oxford Internet Institute. She is Associate Director, and was co-founder, of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Centre for IP and Technology Law (now SCRIPT). She has co-edited four bestselling editions of Law and the Internet (Hart Publishing, 1997, 2000, 2009 and 2018) with Charlotte Waelde and a collection of essays, The New Legal Framework for E-Commerce in Europe (Bloomsbury, 2005). Burkhard Schafer is Professor of Computational Legal Theory at the University of Edinburgh. He is co-founder and co-director of the Joseph Bell Centre for Legal Reasoning and Forensic Statistics. Edina Harbinja is Senior Lecturer and LLM Programme Leader in the School of Law at the University of Hertfordshire.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781474417617
ISBN-10: 1474417612
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publication Date: March 12th, 2020
Pages: 408
Language: English