Abhilash Nair

Senior Lecturer in Internet Law

Aston Law School

Abhilash is a world-leading expert on online child safety laws and has advised various international and national bodies on regulating illegal and harmful content online, child sexual abuse material, social media, platform liability, and content-related cybercrime. He also holds several highly regarded external positions outside the university, including membership of the Evidence Working group of the UK Council for Internet Safety, and Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of Law and Technology.

Media Experience

  • Abhilash has experience of contributing to both written and broadcast media outlets including the BBC News Channel, BBC Radio 5 Live, various BBC Local Radio outlets, The Economic Times and The Conversation.

Areas of expertise

  • Internet law and regulation
  • Internet pornography
  • Online child safety
  • Social media & platform liability

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