Ollila Riitta, Lecturer / Lehtori

Ollila Riitta, Lecturer / Lehtori
Commercial law


Since 1.1.2004 lecturer in commercial law, Faculty of economics, Jyväskylä University
1980 - 1982 assistant at Turku, Helsinki and Lapland university
1981 - 1982 court practising at Rovaniemi district court
1982 - 1983 lawyer in a building company Insinöörirakentajat Oy
1983 - 84 chief inspector at Oulu province government
1985 - 1996 advocate in a law office, member of the Finnish Bar Association
1996 - 2003 law office practice
1994 - 2003 assistant, senior assistant at Lapland University

Areas of Interest

freedom of speech, media law, privacy, data protection, constitutional powers in monetary and fiscal polici

Research Areas

macrofinance, consumer & marketing ethics, media law

Recent Publications

  • Freedom of Speech and Protection of Privacy in Convergence of Electronic Communications (dissertation) 2001 Acta Universitatis Lapponiensis, www.edilex.fi
  • Stability Program, Budgetary Framework and Budgetary Power of Parliament, Optula National research institute of legal policy research communications
  • Jyrki Tala & Auri Pakarinen (eds): Changing Forms Legal and Non-Legal Institutions and New Challenges for the Legislator, International Conference on Legislative Studies in  Helsinki
  • Processing Personal Data for Journalistic Purposes, Europarättslig tidskrift 2010 nr 2, Sweden, www.ert.se

Teaching (list of courses)

Media law, electronic commerce and data protection, Security markets law, public law