Senior Lecturer in Intellectual Property and Internet Law, School of Law – University of Glasgow
Dr. Thomas Margoni is a Senior Lecturer in Intellectual Property and Internet Law at the School of Law – CREATe Centre and director of the LLM programme in Intellectual Property and the Digital Economy at the University of Glasgow. His research interests concentrate on the relationship between law and new technologies with particular attention to the role of the Internet as a new medium to access, create and disseminate knowledge in the current information-based society. Recent examples of research projects include OpenMinTeD, the EU H2020 project for the development of an e-infrastructure for Text and Data Mining (TDM) where Thomas coordinates the legal working group (www.openminted.eu); Open Access to scientific information and Open Science; the role and liability of online intermediaries; copyright, design rights and 3D printing; the digitisation of cultural heritage; and the role of property rights in sports. Thomas is a Faculty Associate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University.
Last updated: January 2017