The use of digital currencies such as bitcoin is changing the way we do business. Banks and notaries are no longer necessary thanks to the technology behind bitcoin: the blockchain, a huge online database in which all transactions are carried out. But what are the legal consequences of this? Mathieu Paapst is researching the legal consequences of large-scale IT applications in our lives, in order to think about how laws can be shaped in the future.
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Gedurende het academisch jaar 2022-2023 zal prof. Gruyaert verschillende colleges verzorgen voor studenten van onze faculteit en voor het Honours College.
Over the last 20 years, wrongful convictions, such as Lucia de Berk (the Netherlands), Sally Clark (the United Kingdom) and Thomas Quick (Sweden), have raised serious concerns about errors that judges make in the evaluation of evidence. This has...
On the recommendation of the Board of the University of Groningen, Brigit Toebes will be the new scientific director of the Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health (AJSPH) as from 1 September 2022. Toebes, Professor of Health Law in a Global Context,...
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