Centre for Commercial Law Studies

Ms Laura Edgar, LLB (Aberd)

Senior Lecturer

Email: l.edgar@qmul.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7882 8069
Room Number: Lincoln's Inn Fields

Profile

Laura Edgar is the Director of Taught Programmes at CCLS, the Director of the Distance Learning Programme in Computer and Communications Law, Director of the Flexible LLM and Director of the Paris LLM in Technology, Media and Telecommunications law.  She lectures on AI, Robotics and the Law and Media Law on the London LLM and teaches E-commerce Law, Protection of Computer Software and Taxation and E-commerce on the Distance Learning LLM programme.

Research

Research Interests:

Laura's research interests are electronic commerce, particularly digital payments systems, taxation, jurisdiction, intellectual property and legal issues affecting virtual enterprises.

Publications

  • Taxing e-commerce: How feasible are Europe's plans? [2002] 4(2) Electronic Business Law, ISSN: 1464-9624
  • e-Finance legal issues, in The new world of European e-finance, London: Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation, 2002, ISBN: 095431459X [URL]
  • E-commerce as a Challenge to International Taxation, in J. Fejo, R. Nielsen and T. Riis (Editors), Legal Aspects of Electronic Commerce, Copenhagen: Jurist- og Okonomforbundets Forlag, 2001, ISBN: 8757406480 [URL]

Public Engagement