Marc Johnson known as Marc
LLB (hons) Bachelor of Laws
LLM Master of Laws
Professional Certificate in Effective Practice (Youth Justice)
Currently writing for a PhD in Law
Marc joined the University of South Wales in February 2016 to write for a PhD in Law and to lecture on both the Public Law and Legal Skills modules.
Prior to his current role, Marc worked as Deputy Head of Human Resources and Corporate Governance for registered public body. Marc’s earlier background is in civil litigation specifically in relation to injunction and possession proceedings and in regulatory, medical and employment law.
Society of Legal Scholars
British Institute of International and Comparative Law
International Law Association
Institute of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
Marc’s current research looks at possible opportunities for Corporate Manslaughter type offences to be transposed into International or Transnational Criminal Law. Marc has a particular interest in researching the theoretical application of “hard law” internationally to combat failings that permeate the supply chain and lead to tragic events such as the Rana Plaza building collapsing and the Tazreen fires.
Marc also takes an interest in the “soft law” responses to the same problem and the work of international organisations such as the United Nations, World Trade Organisation, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and the International Labour Organisation.
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