Jeremy Phillips

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Jeremy Phillips (born 25 December 1951[1]) is a retired British academic, author, editor, publisher, and commentator in intellectual property (IP) law.[1][2][3] In 2007, he was reported to be "a respected IP academic" and "a well-known figure among IP lawyers."[3]


He read law at Cambridge University in the early 1970s, and went on doing a PhD at the University of Kent.[2] He then taught law at Trinity College Dublin, Durham University, and Queen Mary University of London.[2]

In 1990, he launched the Managing Intellectual Property magazine[3][4] and sold it to Euromoney Publications in 1991.[1] He also edited the magazines Patent World, Trademark World and Copyright World and cofounded the IPKat weblog.[3][4][2] He also contributed to the Afro-IP blog and the Class 46 blog on European Trade Mark law.[5] He was editor of the Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice (JIPLP), European Trade Mark Reports and European Copyright and Design Reports journals. He was also a council member of the Intellectual Property Institute.[6]

He was consultant at the law firm Slaughter and May until May 2007 and worked as a consultant at the law firm Olswang from June 2007 until his retirement in 2015.[3][4][7] He was visiting professor at the Faculty of Laws of University College London (UCL), the Bournemouth Law School, Bournemouth University, and the University of Alicante.[8] He was also professorial fellow at the Queen Mary Intellectual Property Research Institute from 2003 to 2006.[1]


Partial list.


  1. ^ a b c d, Welcome! Archived 2011-07-08 at the Wayback Machine.. Consulted on March 24, 2007.
  2. ^ a b c d Nurton, James (4 December 2015). "A retirement lunch with Jeremy Phillips". Managing Intellectual Property. London: Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC. Retrieved 24 December 2017. 
  3. ^ a b c d e Ben Moshinsky, Olswang returns to Slaughters to bolster IP team, The Lawyer, May 14, 2007. Consulted on May 16, 2007.
  4. ^ a b c Charlotte Edmond, Olswang hires Slaughters consultant for IP boost, Legal Week, May 14, 2007. Consulted on May 16, 2007.
  5. ^ Jeremy Phillips, A Day in the Life of an IP Blog-Meister, WIPO Magazine, April 2008.
  6. ^ Intellectual Property Institute web site, Who we are. Consulted on March 27, 2007.
  7. ^ Olswang web site, IP expert Jeremy Phillips joins Olswang, Olswang news, May 14, 2007. Consulted on July 1, 2007.
  8. ^ Magister Lvcentinvs web site, Teaching staff. Consulted on March 24, 2007.

External links[edit]