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Publications - Emily Laidlaw

BOOKS

PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  • 'Online Shaming and the Right to Privacy' 2017, 6(1) Laws, 3
  • ‘The responsibilities of free speech regulators: an analysis of the Internet Watch Foundation’ (2012) 20(4) International Journal of Law and Information Technology 312-345
  • 'A Framework for Identifying Internet Information Gatekeepers’ (November 2010) 24(3) International Review of Law, Computers and Technology 263-276
  • ‘Private Power, Public Interest: An Examination of Search Engine Accountability’ (Spring 2009) 17(1) International Journal of Law and Information Technology 113-145

WORKING PAPERS

  • 'Copyright and Freedom of Expression: A Literature Review' (2015) CREATe Working Paper 2015/04, with RA Yin Harn and Daithi Mac Sithigh (view on CREATe
  • 'DRAFT Industry Guidelines to Respect Copyright and Free Speech: Guidelines for copyright owners and intermediaries for respecting the right to freedom of expression as it relates to copyrighted works' (2016) CREATe Working Paper 2016/08, with Daithi Mac Sithigh ( view on CREATe)

FORTHCOMING PEER-REVIEWED

  • What is a joke? Mapping the path of a speech complaint on Social Networks" in Lorna Gillies and David Mangan, eds The Legal Challenges of Social Media (Edward Elgar Publishing, forthcoming 2016)
  • ‘Myth or promise? The corporate social responsibilities of online service providers for human rights’ in Luciano Floridi and Mariarosaria Taddeo (eds), Understanding Responsibilities of Online Service Providers in Information Societies (forthcoming, Springer, 2016)

WORKSHOPS

  • Led workshop on 'Copyright and Free Speech' with Daithí Mac Sithigh, hosted by Information Law and Policy Centre at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London, United Kingdom, and the Centre for Creativity, Regulation, Enterprise and Technology (CREATe)

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  • 'The Whack-a-Mole game of worldwide delisting from Google search results: the significance of Equustek Solutions Inc v Google Inc, 2015 BCCA 265' at Law and Society Association 2016 Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, June 2-5, 2016
  • 'Testing a framework for freedom of expression in copyright law', British and Irish Law, Education and Technology Association (BILETA), University of Hertfordshire School of Law, April, 2016
  • ‘Online Shaming’, British and Irish Law, Education and Technology Association (BILETA), University of Hertfordshire School of Law, April, 2016
  • ‘Online Shaming’, Internet Law Works-in-Progress Conference, New York University, March, 2016
  • ‘Regulating Speech in Cyberspace: Gatekeepers, Human Rights and Corporate Responsibility’, Research Seminar co-hosted by IP Osgoode, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, 2016
  • ‘Regulating Speech in Cyberspace: Gatekeepers, Human Rights and Corporate Responsibility’, Faculty Colloquium, University of British Columbia, February, 2016
  • 'Technology Law and the Provincial Court' at Alberta Provincial Court Judges conference, Banff, AB, October 9, 2015
  • ‘Online Shaming and the Right to Privacy’ at Privacy Discussion Forum at the Sorbonne, Paris, June 29-30, 2015
  • 'A New Framework for Freedom of Expression in Copyright Law,' with Daithi Mac Sithigh from Newcastle University, Law and Society Association annual meeting, Seattle Washington, May 2015
  • 'Unravelling Intermediary Liability' at the Fifth Annual Internet Law Works-in-Progress Event at Santa Clara University University, San Jose, California, March 2015
  • 'Intermediary Liability,' British and Irish Law, Education and Technology Association (BILETA), University of East Anglia, April 2014
  • ‘What is a joke? The role of social media providers in regulating speech’, The Legal Challenges of Social Media to Freedom of Expression, University of Leicester, December 2013
  • ‘The Business and Human Rights Dilemma: through the lens of Social Networking Providers’, ‘Human Rights and the Internet’ conference, Human Rights Law Centre, University of Nottingham, December 2013
  • 'Gatekeepers and Free Speech: An Examination of the Internet Watch Foundation', LSE Research Seminar Series, October 2013
  • ‘The Copyright and Free Speech Dilemma’, St. John’s College, University of Oxford, Summer Program, August 2013
  • ‘Copyright, Intermediaries and Free Speech in a Digital World’, St. John’s College, University of Oxford, Summer Program, July 2012
  • ‘Computer-Mediated Decisions and the Right to a Fair Trial’, British and Irish Law, Education and Technology Association (BILETA), Northumbria University Law School, March 2012
  • ‘The Human Rights Significance of Search Engine Rankings’, Human Rights in the Digital Era, University of Leeds, September 2011
  • ‘Corporate Social Responsibility of the Right to Freedom of Expression: is it enough?’, Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference 2011, University of Cambridge, September 2011
  • ‘Human Rights in the Digital Age: the Role of Intermediaries’, St. John’s College, University of Oxford, Summer Program, August 2011
  • ‘Filtering by Internet Service Providers: Privatised Censorship or Corporate Responsibility’, BILETA, Manchester Metropolitan University Law School, April 2011
  • ‘Regulating Search Engines: Framing their Human Rights Responsibilities’, University of Edinburgh, AHRC/Script Centre for Studies in Intellectual Property and Technology Law, Visiting Speakers Program, November 2010
  • ‘Framing Search Engine Responsibilities’, University College London Student Human Rights Program Roundtable ‘Internet Applications: A Modern Challenge for the Legal World’, October 2010
  • ‘The Human Rights Responsibilities of Internet Gatekeepers’, Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference 2010, University of Southampton, September 2010
  • Presenter on the Web-Blocking Panel, Open Rights Group Conference, London, July 2010
  • ‘Who is the Keeper? A Framework for Identifying Online Gatekeepers’, BILETA, Vienna Centre for Legal Informatics, March 2010
  • ‘Who Keeps the Keeper? Democratic Discourse and the Responsibility of Gatekeepers’, LLM Specialist Seminar: Aspects of Human Rights in the Information Society, London School of Economics and Political Science, February 2010
  • ‘Internet Information Gatekeepers: What does Corporate Social Responsibility Offer as a Governance Framework?’, Media, Communication and Information Technologies: Developing Perspectives in Social Research, London School of Economics and Political Science, June 2009

WEBINARS

  • 'Protecting against online abuse,' University of Calgary, June 21, 2016. >>watch now