What do you actually own when you buy an NFT? Just the metadata, not the actual work itself, an intellectual property law expert explains NFTs and copyright.
Researchers revisited a 2004 study to see if the tendency to lie has increased in line with the rise of digital communication platforms and social media.
By collaborating to raise cybersecurity awareness and investigate cyberattacks, law enforcement agencies around the world can prevent a ransomware crisis.
To predict where blockchain might be heading, experts need to understand antitrust laws. Dr. Thibauld Schrepel explains the connections between the two.
Facial recognition technology can help conduct faster investigations and bring offenders to justice, but guidance is needed to prevent human rights abuses
Hindou Ouarou Ibrahim says ecocide becoming a crime would be a significant change in environmental protection - and the world should learn from indigenous people.
We need more progress on peace, justice and developing strong and effective international institutions – which are essential to building a better world.
VR and AR are evolving fast, but our slow-moving legal systems are unprepared. Here are the challenges this poses, and the questions we should be asking.
To mark Nelson Mandela Day, two experts from the World Bank examine past research to build an inclusive society through the lens of social identities.
Trade-based money laundering and tax evasion are big business. Although global trade complexities make tackling these crimes difficult, it's not impossible
A Dutch court ruled against Royal Dutch Shell, and in the US shareholders in Exxon and Chevron pushed for more climate action. Here's what it all means.
The legislation gives a bereavement allowance of three days leave to mothers and partners when a pregnancy ends with a stillbirth.
Three founding members of the Global Survivor Network share recommendations for investments that will keep women safe during and after COVID-19.
Cyber risk is now so profound that it sprawls well outside the information security team's purview including governance, privacy and corporate culture.
The number of women in America’s jails is on the rise. Many inmates arrive pregnant, suffering from mental health disorders and drug addictions. Rising deaths show they're not getting the...