Advertising regulation: an insight into recent developments

On 14 June 2019, the Advertising Standards Authority, the UK's advertising watchdog, introduced new rules which target ads featuring gender stereotypes likely to cause harm, or serious or widespread offence. The ban was imposed because the regulator found some portrayals could contribute to "limiting people's potential". Dr. Alexandros Antoniou, Lecturer in Media Law, takes a … Continue reading Advertising regulation: an insight into recent developments

Gendered Perspectives on Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism Responses

A Dialogue on the Sahel Region and North Africa Dr. Carla Ferstman, Senior Lecturer in Law, Dr. Emily Jones, Lecturer in Law, Floriane Borel, Agnieszka Szafranowska On 29-30 July 2019, the authors  organised an expert workshop at the School of Law, in association with the Essex Armed Conflict and Crisis Hub. The meeting brought together … Continue reading Gendered Perspectives on Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism Responses

Research Updates on Corporate Governance, Corporate Responsibility and Corporate Regulation

Dr. Onyeka Osuji, Reader in Law, has been busy this year publishing and presenting his research at an international conference. Here are a few updates on his recent activities: Corporate Governance Publications Edited book: F Ngwu, O Osuji, C Ogbechie and D Williamson (eds), Enhancing Board Effectiveness: Institutional, Regulatory and Functional Perspectives for Developing and Emerging … Continue reading Research Updates on Corporate Governance, Corporate Responsibility and Corporate Regulation