Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The Doctoral Programme in Law belongs to the Doctoral School in Humanities and Social Sciences.

The responsible faculty of the Doctoral Programme in Law is the Faculty of Law, which is also its home unit. In this context, the programme offers a high-quality training programme and an outstanding environment for research in legal science and studies of law and justice.

All those who aim at the Doctor in Laws degree in the Faculty of Law belong, in principle, to the Doctoral Programme in Law. The programme is also open for doctoral students who have Master’s degree in another field than law.

The Doctoral programme in Law has over 200 members. 

The aims of the Doctoral Programme in Law are in accordance with the strategy and research interests of the University of Helsinki. The research done in the programme is connected especially to following focus areas of research at the University of Helsinki: The Changing environment – clean water, Language and culture, Social justice, and Globalisation and social change.

All those who aim at the Doctor in Laws degree in the Faculty of Law belong, in principle, to the Doctoral Programme in Law. The programme is also open for doctoral students who have Master’s degree in another field than law.

The Doctoral programme in Law has over 200 members. 

The aims of the Doctoral Programme in Law are in accordance with the strategy and research interests of the University of Helsinki. The research done in the programme is connected especially to following focus areas of research at the University of Helsinki: The Changing environment – clean water, Language and culture, Social justice, and Globalisation and social change.

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Equipment

Projects 2015 2023

TOVARAMA: Toissijaisen ympäristövahinkovastuun rahoitusmallien vertailu

Kokko, K., Pihalehto, M., Pyy, O., Linna, T., Tuomainen, J. & Kautto, P.

14/01/201931/12/2019

Project: Research project

CoRDi: Communication rights in the age of digital disruption

Herkman, J., Karppinen, K., Alen-Savikko, A., Nieminen, H., Aslama, M., Hilden, J., Lehtisaari, K., Puukko, O. M. & Koulu, R.

01/01/201931/12/2022

Project: Research project

Aesthetics and Counter-Aesthetics of International Law

Tallgren, I., Schwöbel-Pattel , C. & Knox, R.

01/03/201629/02/2020

Project: Research project

The Dawn of a Discipline: International Criminal Justice and its Early Exponents

Tallgren, I. & Mégret , F.

01/02/201631/12/2019

Project: Research project

Publications 1992 2020

Repairing and Re-using from an Exclusive Rights Perspective – Towards Sustainable Lifespan as Part of a New Normal?

Pihlajarinne, T., 2020, (Accepted/In press) IP and Sustainable Markets. Rognstad, O-A. & Berg Ørstavik, I. (eds.). Edward Elgar

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

3D Printing, Platformization and IPR: Balancing Stagnation and Innovation

Alen-Savikko, A. K. & Ballardini, R. M., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Regulating Industrial Internet Through IPR, Data Protection and Competition Law. Kluwer Law International

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Absent or Invisible? Women Intellectuals and the Dawn of a Discipline

Tallgren, I., 2019, (Submitted) The Dawn of a Discipline: International Criminal Justice and Its Early Exponents . Mégret, F. & Tallgren, I. (eds.). Cambridge University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Activities 2014 2019

Tidskrift utgiven av Juridiska föreningen i Finland (Journal)

Kristiina Äimä (Reviewer)
7 Jan 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

2019 Nordic/German IPR Network Meeting

Teemu Matikainen (Speaker: Presenter)
2 May 20194 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

MedTech Finland (External organisation)

Eero Rämö (Expert member)
2019 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role of body in private company/organisation

Tavaramerkkien ja brändien käyttö markkinoinnissa (IPR University Center)

Teemu Matikainen (Attendee)
5 Mar 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Sini Tervon väitöskirjan ohjaaja

Liisa Nieminen (Supervisor)
10 Jun 2019 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

Prizes

Defensor Legisin kirjoittajapalkinto

Santtu Turunen (Recipient), 8 May 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Trinity College Law Student Colloquium Best Paper Prize

Sam Wrigley (Recipient), 9 Feb 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

Vuoden 2018 Tiedekynä -palkintoehdokas

Kai Kokko (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Press / Media

Ovatko prosessit kunnossa?

Visa Heinonen & Jukka Kekkonen

15/06/2019

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Haastattelu Helsingin Sanomissa 4.6.2019

Ville Pönkä

04/06/2019

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

HBL analyserar EU-valet i direktsändning

Päivi Leino-Sandberg

27/05/2019

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

HBL:s valstudio: Röstkungen Heinäluoma redo bli kommissionär

Päivi Leino-Sandberg

27/05/2019

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media