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Time is a basic dimension inherent in law. Legal norms, legal systems and ideas are continuously changing; suddenly or slowly, frequently or rarely. Research connected to substantive law, to sociology of law and to theories of law all relate to the dimension of time in law, in different ways, depending upon the purpose of the project.
This research project is the second book project undertaken by the Oslo Law of the Sea Forum, OSLOS.
The dispute resolution research group aims to promote research on civil procedure and alternative dispute resolution. The research objectives include analysis of civil procedure law and empirical research on dispute resolution processes.
Daughters of Themis: International Network of Female Business Scholars offers a forum for open and inspiring discussions about female business scholars’ common area of interest and the joys and challenges of being female scholars. The Network is open to participation by all female scholars in areas of scholarship pertaining to business, including all relevant disciplines, such as law, economics, management and administration, political science, sociology and natural sciences.
Sustainable Market Actors is a global research network involving scholars from universities all over the world, wishing to contribute to research that will promote global sustainable development within a sustainable circular economy compatible with the planetary boundaries and in line with the international development goals.
There has been an increasing interest in the public aspects of maritime law over the past decade at the Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law. As from 2013, the Institute has teamed up with a few key partners and has formalized the international co-operation in the Oslo Law of the Sea Forum.
The InterTran project is an interdisciplinary research project focusing on the expanding new, European transport policy from a legal and logistical point of view.
Constitutional law is about the fundamental legal norms on the state and its activities – the different state organs and their mutual relationship, towards the private sector and towards the surrounding World. The most important questions raised by the discipline of constitutional law are common to all modern states. But the answers vary.
The subject matter of the project is contracts pertaining to the maritime sector; like charterparties, newbuilding contracts, contracts for sale and purchase of ships.
Marine insurance is insurance related to ships, offshore installations and transport of goods.
This project is a part of the 2014-projects initiatived by research group for Law, Society and Historical Change at the Law faculty, University of Oslo.
The safety at sea project deals with legal issues connected with safety at sea. What opportunities have governments to influence safety of ships and oil installations? The main part of the project ended in 2010. Publications and presentations from seminars are published on the project's Norwegian pages.
The Research Group Companies, Markets and Sustainability (the Company Law Group) is the Faculty of Law’s forum for research on companies and markets. The Company Law Group contributes to research and development of law in our areas at the national, European and international level. Our perspectives encompass the law relevant for companies as business entities and as objects of public policy. Our aim is a deeper understanding of the law and its role in shaping markets and companies and their interaction with economic, social and environmental sustainability.
This area of research looked into changes in the legal position of individuals in a global and pluralistic social, cultural and legal landscape, with a focus on how different groups of persons (women, children, refugees, ethnic and religious) were dealt with in new family relations, employment relations and individual/state relations.