IP Protection in Scientific and Technological Innovations

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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, April 28, 2107 - 22:30
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Victoria University Pipitea Campus, Bunny Street, Rutherford House 207 (RH207)

Lectures, talks and seminars
School of Accounting and Commercial Law Research Seminar Series
28th Apr 2017 9:00am to 28th Apr 2017 10:30am
Rutherford House 207 (RH207)

The seminar examines some relevant problems in the legal sphere, created and generated by recent advances in science and technology.

In particular, the lecture will present a series of cutting-edge contemporary and controversial case-studies where scientific and technological issues intersect with intellectual property and individual liberty. The lecture addresses challenging topics at the intersection of communication technologies and biotech innovations such as freedom of expression, right to health, knowledge production, Internet content regulation, accessibility and freedom of scientific research.

For more information contact: Associate Professor Martien Lubberink

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Speaker Bios

Nicola Lucchi is Associate Professor of law at the Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) where he is also affiliated researcher of the Media Management and Transformation Centre (MMTC). Prior to joining JIBS, he was EU Marie Curie post-doc Fellow Researcher at the Université catholique de Louvain - Institut pour la recherche interdisciplinaire en sciences juridiques and research associate at the University of Ferrara, Italy. 
He holds a PhD in law from the University of Padua, a Degree in Law and a postgraduate certificate in EU Law both from the University of Ferrara, Italy.

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