Essays about: "legal responsibility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 206 essays containing the words legal responsibility.

  1. 1. When we see something that is well beyond our understanding : The duty of States to investigate war crimes and how it applies to autonomous weapons systems

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Conrad Palmcrantz; [2019]
    Keywords : lethal autonomous weapons; machine learning; grave breaches; accountability; command responsibility;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses States’ duty to investigate grave breaches of humanitarian law and how it applies to deep reinforcement learning autonomous weapons. It identifies basic technologic intricacies related to deep reinforcement learning and discusses what issues may arise if such software is used in weapons systems. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability reporting and the related challenges of the United Nations Global Compact signatories : A qualitative study in the Nordic region

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Donata Nissim; Tatenda Mugwira; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Corporate Social Responsibility; GRI; UNGC; SDGs; Sustainability reporting; Nordic region; Challenges; Non-Financial disclosure; Sustainability accounting; Materiality assessment;

    Abstract : Abstract Sustainability has been one of the most discussed topics among the business world and society for the last decade. The globally growing concern about sustainability related issues has led to businesses and non-businesses meet the demand of their stakeholders by producing a sustainability report to demonstrate their work and development in sustainability and how they have measured it. READ MORE

  3. 3. ‘We have up until now been an experimental place. Now it's time for us to take responsibility’. Local Kosovar judges and prosecutor’s experiences and perspectives of the EULEX’s impact on the legal order in Kosovo.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Albulena Ibishi; [2018]
    Keywords : Kosovo; EULEX; Rule of Law; post-colonial theory; local judges; prosecutors; colonizer; colonized; Western laws; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : By employing seven semi-structured interviews with local judges and prosecutors in Kosovo, this study aims at examining how the European Union Rule of Law Mission (EULEX) has impacted the legal order in Kosovo and the practice of the judges and prosecutors. In addition, this study examines how the impacts of EULEX, and how the judges and prosecutors will be affected after the EULEX are withdrawn from Kosovo. READ MORE

  4. 4. Driverless Cars and Merciless Robots – a comparison between the legal frameworks of autonomous driving and weapon systems.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Luisa Teresa Hedler Ferreira; [2018]
    Keywords : Artificial Intelligence; AI; Humanitarian Law; driverless cars; automated weapons; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology advances quickly through society, with driverless cars presented as a revolutionary technological advance that can make roads safer and transport more efficient, whereas automated weapons are either viewed as undesirable, or as an unavoidable development. The objective of the present work is to, through the comparison between automated driving and automated warfare, identify the challenges in articulating legal responsibility with the usage of AI in warfare. READ MORE

  5. 5. WHEN SOMETHING HAS TO GIVE: The intersection of Artificial Intelligence, Military Decision-Making and International Humanitarian Law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Emma Schuster; [2018]
    Keywords : law; human rights; artificial intelligence; military decision-making; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the intersection of three disciplines: military normativity, international humanitarian law, and artificial intelligence, focusing specifically on intelligent systems that assist superiors in conducting the military decision-making process. It explains the extent to which such systems have been operationalised into the U.S. READ MORE