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AHRC Creative Industries Policy & Evidence Centre: New empirical research on Intellectual Property litigation and Platform regulation

Date: 26 February 2020

Time: 15:00 - 18:30 (registration from 14:30)
Followed by a drinks reception

Venue: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP

Organised by

Creative Industries Policy & Evidence Centre (PEC) 

This conference is co-hosted by BIICL and CREATe, the UK Copyright and Creative Economy Centre based at the University of Glasgow.

Event Details

This half-day conference launches a new project on Platform regulation, mapping the UK regulatory landscape in a fast evolving global context. The programme also presents new empirical work on Intellectual Property litigation in the UK and EU.

The event is convened by Prof. Martin Kretschmer, University of Glasgow, on behalf of the AHRC Creative Industries Policy & Evidence Centre (PEC).


UK & EU Litigation: Dr Sheona Burrow and Dr Elena Cooper (University of Glasgow), Dr Marcella Favale (Bournemouth University), Dr Georg von Graevenitz (Queen Mary University of London), Prof. Martin Kretschmer (University of Glasgow), Dr Luke McDonagh (City University) and Prof. Paul Torremans (University of Nottingham)

Platform Regulation: Prof. Martin Kretschmer, Prof. Philip Schlesinger and Dr Ula Furgal (University of Glasgow)

Responses & Panel discussion: Practitioners, academics and regulators, including Nick Saunders QC (Brick Court Chambers), Michael Skrein (Reed Smith), Dr Ilanah Fhima and Dr Daniela Simone (UCL) and representatives from Ofcom, Competition and Market Authority, Information Commissioner's Office and the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation.

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