[Air-L] SCRIPT-ed December 2007 issue

Andres Guadamuz a.guadamuz at ed.ac.uk
Wed Dec 19 05:59:19 PST 2007

[Apologies for cross-posting]


The Editorial Board of SCRIPT-ed – A Journal of Law, Technology & Society is pleased to present its 16th issue, which addresses a wide
range of issues emergent from advances in technology, including net neutrality, data protection, free access to legal research, and the
precautionary principle. Additionally, there are pieces on technology-driven alienation and a further contribution to the Taylor-Adams dialogue begun in earlier issues.

SCRIPT-ed is also proud to announce that starting with this issue, all articles will be published under a CC licence by default.

In this issue:

- SCRIPT-ed Redux: New Challenges, New Directions,  Shawn H.E. Harmon and Wiebke Abel.

Peer-Reviewed Articles
- A Private Law Approach to Privacy; Mandatory Law Obliged? Colette Cuijpers, pp.304-318
- Emerging Global Networks for Free Access to Law: WorldLII’s Strategies,  Graham Greenleaf, Philip Chung and Andrew Mowbray.
- Can Article 5.7 of the WTO SPS Agreement be a Model for the Precautionary Principle? Niu Huei-Chih.
- The Protection of Personally Identifiable Information,  DeLiang Liu.
- Net Neutrality and Consumer Access to Content, Christopher T Marsden.
- Identity Theft and Systems Theory: The Fraud Act 2006 in Perspective, Anne Savirimuthu and Joseph Savirimuthu.

-  Robots Bowling Alone: Evolving Post-Technological Humans,  David Koepsell.
- Copyright and Research: A Different Perspective,  Jan Velterop.

-  Institute of Medicine, Law & Bioethics (IMLAB), Amanda Warren-Jones.

Book Reviews
- The Regulatory Challenge of Biotechnology: Human Genetics and Food Patents, by Han Somsen (ed). Reviewed by Kate Getliffe.
- Biotechnology and International Law,  by Francesco Francioni and Tullio Scovazzi (eds). Reviewed by Andrea Glorioso.
- Unravelling the Myth around Open Source Licences, by Lucie Guibault and Ot van Daalen. Reviewed by Andres Guadamuz.
- The Troubled Pregnancy: The Legal Wrongs and Rights in Reproduction, by J.K. Mason. Reviewed by Alasdair Maclean.
- New Directions in Copyright Law, by Fiona Macmillan (ed). Reviewed by Daithí Mac Síthigh.


Andres Guadamuz
AHRC Research Centre for Studies in
Intellectual Property and Technology Law 
Old College, South Bridge
Edinburgh, EH8 9YL

Tel: 44 (0)131 6509699
Fax: 44 (0)131 6506317
a.guadamuz at ed.ac.uk

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