Research themes

The Centre’s research looks at both civil and criminal law as well as governmental and organisational policy as they relate to information and communications technology. The Centre has a broad remit and is interested in topics such as:

  • data protection, intellectual property and freedom of information
  • misuse of private information and breach of confidence and privacy
  • defamation and malicious falsehood
  • open justice and access to justice
  • internet regulation and governance

Since launching in 2015, the Centre has focused its research work and event activities on the following themes: