Newcastle Law School

Research Briefings

Newcastle Law School is committed to sharing its research with a broad audience, including policy-makers, law-makers and the public. Here are a selection of our research briefings, which give quick, accessible summaries of our research findings. 

Evidence/Consultations

Novel Beings - Dr Sarah Morley and Dr David Lawrence – submitted written evidence (AIC0036) to House of Lords Artificial Intelligence Committee, which was accepted and published by Parliament (AIC0036) on 11 October, 2017. It discussed the importance of regulating artificial intelligence (AI), the role of the Government, consciousness and moral status of AI, should AI be granted Legal Personality and legal responsibility and company law.

 

Research Briefings