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Accountability, risk and rights research

Explore our research in accountability, risk and rights, 1 of our areas of research expertise in Law

Research in this area covers a broad range of topics within Portsmouth Law School and the Law Research Group, from employment protection to data protection and the regulation and governance of companies, to the law as it affects family members throughout their lives.

Our research feeds into governmental and parliamentary inquiries, for example, the law of succession, the sale of ivory in the UK, and various equality inquiries.

Our work is regularly published in leading academic journals within the field, including the International Journal of Discrimination and the Law, Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, and Company Lawyer.

Our research covers the following topics

  • Employment and discrimination law
  • Law of property
  • Testamentary Capacity
  • Family law
  • Law and vulnerability
  • Corporate governance law
  • Data protection
  • Financial Crime
  • IP/IT law
  • Commercial Law

Recent projects and publications include:

Discover our areas of expertise

 Accountability, risk and rights is 1 of 3 areas of expertise within our Law research area. Explore the others below.

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