Research domains and research projects

Research domains

Law and Information Science

Information governance, Legal aspects of archives and information, Electronic archiving, Protection of personal information, Copyright, Right of access to information, Open data, Cloud computing, Law on archives

Electronic commerce

Distance selling and Electronic commerce, Digital evidence, Formal requirements in a digital environment, Electronic contracts, Trusted third parties, Liability, International regulation of electronic commerce, Comparative perspective

Teaching Law

Methods for teaching Law to non-lawyers

Current research projects

Droit des métadonnées et gouvernance informationnelle (2017-2020)

Fonds de recherche du Québec - Société et culture (FRQSC) – Établissement de nouveaux professeurs-chercheurs

Role: Principal investigator

Le droit algorithmique et la migration des normes juridiques dans les dispositifs techniques (2017-2019)

Bilateral Research program Quebec (Fonds de recherche du Québec) - French Community of Belgium (Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique Belge)

Role: co-investigator

Principal investigator:

  • Quebec : Karim Benyekhlef (Université de Montréal – Centre de Recherche en droit public)
  • Belgium: Benoit Frydman (Université libre de Bruxelles)

Projet HECTOR - Hybrid Electronic Curation, Transformation & Organization of Records (2014-2018)

Belgian Science Policy Office (BELSPO) - Programme Belgian Research Action through Interdisciplinary Networks (BRAIN)

Role: co-investigator

Other co-investigators: Sébastien Soyez (State Archives Belgium), Seth Van Hooland (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

Coordinator: Cécile de Terwangne (University of Namur, Belgium)

Projet “Vers la Cyberjustice” (2011-2018)

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) – Major Collaborative Research Initiatives Grant

Role: co-investigator

Principal investigator: Karim Benyekhlef (Université de Montréal – Centre de Recherche en droit public)

Projet Interpares Trust (ITrust)- Trust and Digital Records in an Increasingly Networked Society (2014-2018)

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) – Partnership Grant

Role: co-investigator

Principal investigator: Luciana Duranti (University of British Columbia - iSchool)

This content has been updated on October J 2017 at 10 h 36 min.