Organization profile

Organisation profile

Staff at the University of Bristol are engaged actively in research and teaching relating to the dynamic subjects of labour law and corporate governance. Their work has covered various aspects of domestic industrial relations and company law in the UK, such as systems of worker participation in corporate structures, information and consultation procedures, protection from individual and collective dismissals, scope for trade union organisation, collective bargaining, and anti-discrimination law. They also have interests in comparative labour law, corporate social responsibility, EU social policy, and protection of workers’ rights under international and regional human rights instruments. Additionally, members of staff are investigating connections between corporate governance, regulation of labour markets and sustainable development, as well as protection of international labour standards through trade and aid conditionality.

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    Research Output

    'Accounting for Climate Change: Rethinking the Chaotic Corporate Reporting landscape and Its Purpose, with the UK's Failure as a Case Study',

    Villiers, C. L. & Tsagas, G., 18 Mar 2020, Legal Perspectives on Sustainability. Pieraccini, M. & Novitz, T. (eds.). Bristol: University of Bristol Press, p. 69-100 31 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

    Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals: 'Responsive, Inclusive, Participatory and Representative Decision-making?

    Novitz, T. A. & Pieraccini, M., 2020, Legal Perspectives on Sustainability. Pieraccini, M. & Novitz, T. (eds.). Bristol: University of Bristol Press, p. 39 - 66

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

    Challenging binaries: Why we need new ways to talk about people who move for work

    Dias-Abey, M. N., Novitz, T. A. & Rocco, M., 5 Oct 2020, SPERI Blog.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle (Specialist Publication)

    Projects

  • Student theses

    A harvest of bare living conditions: A Moroccan enclave within the global food system

    Author: Medland, L. K., 25 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Novitz, T. A. (Supervisor), Carmel, D. E. (External person) (Supervisor) & Flint, A. G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

    How do civil actions against the police and police complaints interact and what does this interaction reveal about police legitimacy?

    Author: Torrible, C., 25 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Laing, J. (Supervisor) & Conaghan, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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    Multi-level regulation of employment security and social security systems: the contemporary implications for Cyprus

    Author: Antonoudiou, C., 28 Nov 2019

    Supervisor: Novitz, T. (Supervisor) & Boeger, N. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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    Prizes

    Prize Ceremony (Sorbonne) - Prix Solennel André Isoré 2011

    Konstantinos Sergakis (Recipient), 5 Dec 2011

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

  • Special Grant 2011/2012 - Alexander S. Onassis Foundation

    Konstantinos Sergakis (Recipient), 2011

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

  • Activities

    • 6 Participation in conference
    • 3 Editorial activity
    • 2 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

    Oxford University Press (Publisher)

    Tonia A Novitz (Editor)

    2014

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    SASE 25th Annual Conference “States in Crisis”

    Konstantinos Sergakis (Speaker)

    27 Jun 201329 Jun 2013

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    Adelaide Law Review (Journal)

    Tonia A Novitz (Editor)

    2013

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity