Lecture: Henrik Spang-Hanssen, "Cyberspace: Its Protocols and Public International Law"

Past Event

10 June 2008, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Oxford Internet Institute (OII)
1 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3JS

A lecture on the interconnection between public international computer networks and public international law with use of Henrik Spang-Hanssen's Six Stepping Stones with comments, including Spang-Hanssen's conclusions that traditional principles of jurisdiction do not properly work in Cyberspace. He has proposed a new division of jurisdictional rules in his books: Public International Computer Network Law Issues (2006) and Cyberspace and International Law on Jurisdiction (2004).