Research

Research

Projects

Ongoing Projects Include:

  • Picking up ethical challenges within the humdrum of professional practice: can 3D avatars help?
  • A study of law students: ethics, values and attitudes to professionalism
  • the conceptualisation and management of legal risk in corporations: ethical, legal and compliance issues
  • ethical expertise; philosophical and psychological foundations
  • values and the ethical decision making of lawyers
  • mitigation and fairness in contract law
  • the best interests of the child in Neonatology
  • collective responsibility and corporations
  • the implications of the Bribery Act and the FCPA for corporate law and theory
  • the impact of interventions on the clients of solicitors
  • the ethical and legal implications of the use of contracts in healthcare settings to increase the uptake of medicines by patients
  • understanding the ethical consciousness of legal practitioners
  • ethics and financial regulation

Sponsorship

The Centre supports the following PhD students through scholarships:

  • Luke Price (Collective Responsibility and the Responsibility of Corporations)
  • Jean-Frédéric Menard (Exploring the Challenges of the Best Interest of the Child Principle in Neonatology: Perspectives from Comparative Law and Medical Ethics)
  • Anna Donovan (Corporate law and theory, with a focus on the Bribery Act 2010 and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act 1977)

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