Dr Uta Kohl

Department Director of PG Studies

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Aberystwyth Law School

Phone: 01970 622738

Research interests

Human Rights Trustee on the board of the Internet Watch Foundation https://www.iwf.org.uk/ September 2014 - Symposium, sponsored by Google Inc : 'National Law v Transnational Online Communications - Re-Negotiating Westphalia?'

Member, Editorial Team, European Journal of Current Legal Issues http://webjcli.org/ Member, Editorial Board, European Journal of Law and Information Technology, http://ejlt.org/index
Member, Editorial Board, Cambrian Law Review

My research interests are broadly two-fold: (1) Internet governance incl. Jurisdictional issues, online intermediaries, defamation, privacy, freedom of speech and restrictions (2) Corporate governance (including Alien Tort Statute, corporate manslaughter, corporate human rights, corporate human rights abuses, corporate personality) I welcome PhD application on any of the above or related areas.Invited Papers (last two years)

Stanford University, Centre for Internet and Society, ‘Law, Borders, and Speech Conference’ 24-25 October, ‘What has happened to the Presumption against Extraterritoriality?’

European Law Institute, Internet Jurisdiction – Thinking Outside the Box(es) , Vienna, 28 November 2016, ‘The Unsolvable Jurisdiction Dilemma and Global Law’

Queen Mary University, CLSGC/CEILA Seminar Series on 'The Concept of Jurisdiction' - 3 December 2015 - 'The Public/Private Dimensions of Jurisdiction'

Chair of Panel on 'Hot Domestic Topics' iCLIC conference, Southampton on 17-18 September 2015 'Enrolling Intermediaries in the Law Enforcement Process'

Oxford Brooks 'Criminal Law in the Digital Age' workshop 16 July 2015 - 'Methodological Nationalism and the Construction of Harm - and the Internet Factor'

Perpignan University, Guest Lecture 'Is 'free speech' the new 'free trade' on the internet?' 2 April 2015