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Prevent breach of trust in court for more trust in the government

Within administrative and civil law, more attention should be paid to the consequences of a breach of legitimate expectations, says Nikky van Triet, who will defend her PhD at Radboud University on 22 March.

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Pauline Ernste appointed CPO Professor of Dispute Resolution in National and International Legal Practice

As of 1 January 2023, Dr Pauline Ernste has been appointed CPO professor at the Faculty of Law of Radboud University with as her teaching and research remit Dispute resolution in national and international legal practice.

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Cybersecurity Act gives AIVD and MIVD more scope to act, increases supervision

The Dutch House of Representatives is debating the ‘Cybersecurity Act’ soon. This law will give the General Intelligence and Security Service (AIVD) and Military Intelligence and Security Service (MIVD) opportunities for tapping internet traffic.


Researchers from various faculties and research institutes work on interdisciplinary research regarding law and legal studies.

Prof. Lange, T. de (Tesseltje)
Prof. Broeksteeg, J.L.W. (Hansko)
Prof. Bovend'Eert, P.P.T. (Paul)
Prof. Terlouw, A.B. (Ashley)
Prof. Zuiderveen Borgesius, F.J. (Frederik)
Prof. Busch, D. (Danny)
Dr Eck, B.M.A. van (Marlies)
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Migrant working in a crucial sector

Migrants in the Front Line

An interdisciplinary team is examining both the effects that coronavirus measures are having on migrant workers who work in key sectors and the opportunities that the coronavirus crisis has offered for improving the protection of migrant workers.

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Political parties between freedom and restraint

Under current Dutch law, political parties are rarely regulated. This project investigates whether legal and constitutional regulation of the form, organisation and function of political parties is needed.

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